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What is Permaculture ?

Permaculture integrates land, resources, people and the environment through mutually beneficial synergies – imitating the no waste, closed loop systems seen in diverse natural systems. Permaculture studies and applies holistic solutions that are applicable in rural and urban contexts at any scale. It is a multidisciplinary toolbox including agriculture, water harvesting and hydrology, energy, natural building, forestry, waste management, animal systems, aquaculture, appropriate technology,…See More
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post A Perennial Edible Garden
"Since more than 75% of North American and European populations now live in urban settings, many of them do not have a lot of space to create a garden. They must grow edible plants in pots on balconies, terraces, roofs or even walls. Several small…"
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"For most of my life, I have had the feeling that humanity was nearing a crossroads. Always, the crisis, the collapse, the break was imminent, just around the bend, but it didn’t come and it didn’t come. Imagine walking a road, and up…"
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post A WHOLE host of ...
"Pacioli tutored the artist in Euclidian geometry and Leonardo impressed the mathematician with his ability to depict intricate geometric shapes as works of art. Pacioli spent much of his time in 1497 composing the text of Divina Proportione, which…"
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"The word LACUNA generally describes a gap which constitutes an unfilled space to [BE] filled methinks ... "
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[IT] HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY APPARENT TO ME ...

DURING THE FIRST 6 MONTHS of THIS EVOLVING CRISISof COVID-19 on PLANET EARTH, that an awakening ofan INSIGHT of UNDERSTANDING is…See More
May 16
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post [IT] HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY APPARENT TO ME ...
"What’s most disturbing about this is that this ad was censored on Facebook. Their fact-checkers are claiming that the statement that Trump has bailed out Wall Street and not Main Street is false....I’m sorry but I work for a family…"
May 16
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post DOING THE RIGHT THINGS FOR THE RIGHT REASONS
"In Guernsey and Jersey, the ghosts of Nazi occupation still linger in every corner - Chris Leadbeater, Travel writer THE TELEGRAPH"
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[IT] HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY APPARENT TO ME ...

DURING THE FIRST 6 MONTHS of THIS EVOLVING CRISISof COVID-19 on PLANET EARTH, that an awakening ofan INSIGHT of UNDERSTANDING is…See More
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"        BUCKY's SYNERGETICS"
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"The original pamplet - whose text has been reproduced in this Bodleian Library, University of Oxford 2nd edition reprint of 2004 - attracted quite a lot of attention in Britain at the time, not least because it gave an unusually direct view of how…"
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"NATS eligible for funding of up to £92 million to maintain services £1.1 billion support package for air navigation service providers across Europe affected by COVID-19 events."
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"Corpus analysis of the language of Covid-19 Last week the OED was updated with some of the words and phrases which have become increasingly familiar in the context of the current global crisis, such as self-isolation, social distancing, and…"
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IN THE MIND'S EYE

"WHY?" TRANSISTION you may ask • well having explained my absolute respect for the IDEAS of Leonardo da Vinci and Buckminster Fuller from now on I wish to dedicate this initiative of…"
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Atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki (real footage)

"The Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were nuclear attacks on the Empire of Japan during World War II (WWII). The United States and the Allies were fighting against Japan and slowly winning. Two nuclear weapons were dropped on Japan,…"
Mar 30
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post FROM THE REALLY BIG PICTURE PERSPECTIVE
"It is now more than eighty years since radar began in Britain. In the intervening years, airborne radar has become one of the most important branches of civilian and military radar. In "Radar Days", the father of airborne radar, Dr. Taffy…"
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What is Permaculture ?

Permaculture integrates land, resources, people and the environment through mutually beneficial synergies – imitating the no waste, closed loop systems seen in diverse natural systems. Permaculture studies and applies holistic solutions that are applicable in rural and urban contexts at any scale. It is a multidisciplinary toolbox including agriculture, water harvesting and hydrology, energy, natural building, forestry, waste management, animal systems, aquaculture, appropriate technology, economics and community development.

Permaculture (the word, coined by Bill Mollison, is a portmanteau of permanent agriculture and permanent culture) is the conscious design and maintenance of agriculturally productive ecosystems which have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. It is the harmonious integration of landscape and people — providing their food, energy, shelter, and other material and non-material needs in a sustainable way. Without permanent agriculture there is no possibility of a stable social order.

Permaculture design is a system of assembling conceptual, material, and strategic components in a pattern which functions to benefit life in all its forms.

The philosophy behind permaculture is one of working with, rather than against, nature; of protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless action; of looking at systems in all their functions, rather than asking only one yield of them; and allowing systems to demonstrate their own evolutions.

As the basis of permaculture is beneficial design, it can be added to all other ethical training and skills, and has the potential of taking a place in all human endeavors. In the broad landscape, however, permaculture concentrates on already settled areas and agricultural lands. Almost all of these need drastic rehabilitation and re-thinking.

Posted by Michael Grove on May 23, 2020 at 11:30

THE [TIME] HAS COME THE WALRUS SAID •••

 

     AS a long time reader of Vanity Fair since first reading the occasional

     copy which My mother was able to afford, I have followed doing so on

     occasion and was entirely fascinated by this particular article from 

     Katrina Brooker ...



     "This agony, however, has had a profound effect on

     Tim Berners-Lee. He is now embarking on a third

     act - determined to fight back through both his

     celebrity status and, notably, his skill as a coder.

     In particular, Tim Berners-Lee has, for some time,…

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Posted by Michael Grove on May 11, 2020 at 8:30

[IT] HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY APPARENT TO ME ...





DURING THE FIRST 6 MONTHS of THIS EVOLVING CRISIS

of COVID-19 on PLANET EARTH, that an awakening of

an INSIGHT of UNDERSTANDING is arising with regard 

to & respect for the very fact that as Leonardo da Vinci

well ack[NOW]ledged ...



ALL IS IN NATUREWE ARE A CIRCUMSTANCE of NATURE

  ... which has brought us potentially closer to the very

realisation that ME•WE and this pale blue dot of ours where

we live, has taken THE ENTIRETY of the TIME since the

so-called  Big Bang to evolve throughout space/time…

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Posted by Michael Grove on May 10, 2020 at 11:00 — 1 Comment

DOING THE RIGHT THINGS FOR THE RIGHT REASONS



THE VERY CURIOUS CASE of [BE]ing BRITISH

 As JANET DALEY recently proposed in her Telegraph article 

 "IS this the most socially conscientious era we have ever known?"

 

"An enormous number of people, living in societies with different political,   religious and ethical traditions, are consenting (largely without protest) to restrictions and privations that they know are almost certain to damage their own futures, in the interests of protecting the (relatively) few. There have been instances in the historic past that were not entirely unlike this: the plague villages of the Middle Ages that voluntarily closed themselves off from the country at large, or the quarantines of cities in the twentieth century.

But has there ever been such a mass voluntary adoption of self-inflicted sacrifice throughout the developed world?

The British, as I have frequently written, are exceptional in this regard. They have behaved with a stoical, humorous, communal…

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Posted by Michael Grove on May 3, 2020 at 10:00 — 1 Comment

HAVING AT FIRST [BE]COME POTENTIALLY AWARE ...

... of the internetwork communication capabilities of ARPANET prior to

my Ministry of Aviation secondment to Eurocontrol in Brussels as one of

the very first Air Traffic Controllers to have been trained in the then novel

ART of Joint Civil/Military Area Radar Control, [IT] would appear that I

was seemingly pre-disposed to coming up with THE IDEA of a better way

to execute procedural/radar handovers, between ATC Centres, when having

been subsequently posted to the Maastricht UAC in Beek NL, I became aware

of Philips development of their Laserdisc System • which [IT] transpired was

capable of storing 1.5GB of data, that in those days was potentially enough

to store the entirety of The Global Database of Scheduled Commercial…

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Posted by Michael Grove on April 22, 2020 at 8:00

ONE HAS TO ASK • POSE THE QUESTION ...



..."HAS THE REASON why Japan has dealt so effectively with

the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, anything to do with the

manner in which Transition Fujino came to deal with their

magnitude 9 Tōhoku Earthquake & subsequent tsunami

tragedy in 2011 !!!??? " • instead what do we find, but a

world full of nations of peoples being controlled by a

predominantly patriarchal mind-set full of its very own

importance... …



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Posted by Michael Grove on April 10, 2020 at 10:00

AS LEONARDO DA VINCI WELL UNDERSTOOD...



ALL IS IN NATURE • WE ARE A CIRCUMSTANCE of NATURE

Drawing served as Leonardo's laboratory, allowing him to work out

his ideas on paper and search for the universal laws that he believed

underpinned all of creation. Leonardo's drawings in the Royal Collection

have been together as a group since the artist's death in 1519. Acquired

during the reign of Charles II, they provide an unparalleled insight into the

workings of Leonardo's mind and reflect the full range of his interests,

including painting, sculpture, architecture, anatomy, engineering,

cartography, geology and botany. 



The Queen whose in-depth appreciation and understanding of Leonardo • as

the daughter of parents whose support for the peoples of Britain, during the

crisis of the …

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Posted by Michael Grove on March 21, 2020 at 7:00

AUTOPOIESIS & UNIVERSAL HOLOBIONTS SELF-CREATION

    WHAT IS - IS … and sure ain't NO ISER 

 

  "WONDER of WONDERS - intrinsically ALL living beings are Buddhas -  

   endowed with wisdom & virtue but because men's minds have become

   inverted through delusive thinking THEY fail to perceive this"



                                                                      Siddharta Buddha

                                      

   A "ZEN POEM" does NOT ATTRACT ATTENTION to IT SELF - IT…

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Posted by Michael Grove on March 20, 2020 at 2:30

IN THE CONTEXT OF BUCKY'S 4D TIMELOCK ...

... and the coming of a 2nd Evolutionary MINDSIGHT the

singularly most important concept that David McConville

has proposed [IS] in[DEED] that ME•WE must indefatigably

"return to a very relational living systems understanding

 and that TrimTab whilst helpful is still incomplete"



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Posted by Michael Grove on March 20, 2020 at 2:00

AS THE TELEGRAPH'S TIM STANLEY ...

  has so succinctly proposed ...

  "Coronavirus is proof that globalisation

   has left us dangerously vulnerable"

  ...and he goes on to say: "I wish I’d been louder before.

   The problem with being a critic of globalisation on the

   centre-Right is that it’s a lonely business: the moment 

   you suggest it’s not a good idea to ship our entire

   manufacturing base off to Wuhan, you’re branded a

   socialist. But the coronavirus has brought home two  

   painful realities. First, we are reliant on imports for key

   products, which leaves us vulnerable to external…

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Posted by Michael Grove on March 9, 2020 at 8:00

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Towards Psychic, and Spiritual Science... 8 Replies

 My project maybe of interest.  www.p2pfoundation.net/Multi-Dimensional_ScienceContinue

Started by Robert Searle. Last reply by Ian Gardner Jun 12, 2013.

The Milk Is White and sequels i.e. the purpose of life. 2 Replies

1. These files are in the recommended reading order for a very good reason.2. In The Milk Is White read from the very first page viz. the title page.3. Most, perhaps all, questions that arise in the…Continue

Started by Ian Gardner. Last reply by Ian Gardner Jun 6, 2013.

happiness 1 Reply

After we start this discussion I am honoured to share the convention I attended this past…Continue

Started by Kath. Last reply by Michael Grove May 14, 2013.

Siona van Dijk 4 Replies

What drew me back into this community is the commendation of our past opinion leader of Gaia Siona.…Continue

Started by Kath. Last reply by Michael Grove May 12, 2013.

 
 
 

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