Thanks for stopping by ...

Thanks are due to everyone.  Our families, our friends, our community - so many people have helped us explore the big picture, live in our "living laboratory" and share ideas, not least our Mums and Dads.

We could not have come to understand the big picture without the passions of those that have been before and those that influenced us directly, and still do. People like ...

… Don Beck, Hazel Henderson, Dee Hock, Tim MacCartney, Charles Handy, Michael Higgins, ...

... Billy Joel (Honesty, Stranger and many more), John Lennon (Imagine and many more), Terry Pratchett (Feet of Clay, Jingo and all the others), Peter Bernstein for The Remarkable Story of Risk, The BBC, The Economist, Jonathan Porritt, The Wharton School of Business, The Institute of Management Development (IMD), Pestalozzi Overseas Children's Trust, Ballin Temple, The Gaia Atlas of Planet Management, Environmental Science, The Noosphere Reader, Scott Adams (The Dilbert Principle especially), Bob Waterstone (Calvin & Hobbes), Arthur Mee and his encyclopaedia, C G Jung, Walt Disney, Hong Kong, Martin Luther King Jr, Ghandi, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Alfred Einstein, Aretha Franklin, Charlie Parker, Linus Torvalds, Courtney Pine, ...

It is an accident that Astraea happened. Lucky accident!