Conference: Understanding Anticipatory Systems

Word of this conference was recently posted on the ROSEN forum: Mitteleuropa Foundation   Understanding Anticipatory Systems Rovereto, April, 10-12 2008 Futures studies (FS) is a broad field that employs a wide variety of techniques, ranging from forecasting to simulation, from planning to trend extrapolation to scenarios. FS is also characterised by many … Continue reading

Did life begin between the sheets…of mica?

From ScienceDaily: ScienceDaily (Dec. 5, 2007) – Life may have begun in the protected spaces inside of layers of the mineral mica, in ancient oceans, according to a new hypothesis. The hypothesis was developed by Helen Hansma, a research scientist with the University of California, Santa Barbara and a program … Continue reading