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Off-Grid mention of the Dymaxion House

The Dymaxion House

Section: HOMESTEADING — by Juliette Smith, 22 Jul 2004

It looks like a big metallic mushroom, a futuristic tent or a spaceship.

And the Earthian passengers who know about it, are doing nothing about it.

A vast overabundance of this Earthian cosmic energy income is now technically impoundable and distributable to humanity by presently proven technology. We are not allowed to enjoy this primarily because taxhungry government bureaucracies and moneydrunk big business can't figure a way of putting meters between these cosmic energy sources and the Earthian passengers, so nothing is done about it.

What are you ready for?

What are you ready for? Progress, or money?

Better designers than God?

Humans who think they are better designers than God are the most to be pitied of liars - the liars who are believingly convinced by their own only-self-conveniencing fabrications.

Buckminster Fuller - Grunch of Giants

Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me. (Matthew 25:40)

Buckminster Fuller - Guinea Pig B Book

 http://www.westnet.com/~crywalt/inventions/invtotal.html

INTRODUCTION


GUINEA PIG B*


Overspecialization leads to extinction

We have learned in biology and anthropology that extinction has been the consequence of overspecialization and our specialization is leading to extinction of the species. The only thing humans need is the ability to think. Unfortunately they think mostly about how to make a living and get along in the system rather than about what the universe is trying to tell us.

...the elimination of egoism and pride...

"What we now want is closer contact and better understanding between individuals and communities all over the earth... and the elimination of egoism and pride which is always prone to plunge the world into primeval barbarism and strife."

There is something patently insane about...

There is something patently insane about all the typewriters sleeping with all the beautiful plumbing in the beautiful office buildings and all the people sleeping in the slums.
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