A view from the sun: #6 Shadow times


Viewed from Earth, in the night sky, the movements of planets and spacecraft can be seen against the familiar constellations, among myriad stars. In the daytime the Sun washes the stars from sight, and hides its path across the now invisible sky map. Its path can only be inferred, not seen. There is a special […]

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A view from the Sun: #5 Shaping change as it happens


The effects of change may be felt for a long time, personally, organizationally, societally and ecosystemically. The backstory leading up to a change may have taken a long time. But the tipping point at which the change manifests is brief. Personally, change happens in a moment. This moment of personal experience is the kernel exemplar […]

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A view from the Sun: #4 Imagination as laboratory

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An imaginary event is a real experience. Imagination can explore the unexplorable to learn about something, like traveling at near light speed to learn about space and time. And it has the advantage of being experiential, rather than only theoretical. Therefore an imagined scenario is a laboratory. A novel may explore human experience in a […]

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A View from the Sun: #2 Sundragon

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Today’s Earth ephemeris, observed from the Sun –  R.A. 10 00 44.66   DEC +12 09 47.7   delta 0.98811247492631   deldot 0.3489373  S-O-T 0.0000   S-T-O 0.0058   ICRF/J2000.0 My purpose in living in this house on the Sun is to enjoy the experience, and to learn how to develop rapid and deep change. My existence here — my house, my body, and the local Solar […]

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A view from the Sun: #1 My house on the Sun


From my house on the sun I see solar vistas unfolding, with churning prominences, graceful filaments, erupting flares and soaring ejections, arrayed in a vast energy landscape. The nuclear molecules of my house, my body, and the entire plasma ecology are refreshed constantly and rapidly, assuming the forms and motions I intend. From here I […]

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Happy New 2017


2016 was a critical year for Sceenius. We refined our collaboration platform, deepening immersion and adding a better user interface. We refactored the code base to accommodate more integration in the future. For example we just integrated the platform with Google Streetview to create “Streetwalk,” a virtual walk with a group of people, experienced in […]

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Blade Runner


 Have you ever admired the original Blade Runner opening titles? Yes? Here’s a chance to revisit them and compare them to our new (pure Javascript) opening titles for Sceenius participants (their names appear in the scroll) – be sure to turn the volume up:

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21C Org Design


How would conceive the design of a 21C organization based on the new realities of our highly dynamic, connected and participative world?  Or, as Jon Husband puts it so eloquently in his definition of “Wirearchy”,  how would you create “a dynamic two-way flow of power and authority, based on knowledge, trust, credibility and a focus on results, […]

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