A new wave of technologies designed to regenerate people, planet and democracy is emerging in ingenious ways. Designers are creating online software for democratic group decision-making that weaves diverse perspectives into a coherent whole. And citizen science is spreading low-tech, high-impact tools that empower communities to work directly with data and mapping that can save them from harm and hold perpetrators accountable. With: democracy technologist Ben Knight of Loomio, and citizen scientist Shannon Dosemagen of Public Lab.
Theme music for each program is from the song "Awaya Baka" from the album East to West by Baka Beyond, 2003 and is used by permission of March Hare Music, http://march-hare-music.com/
“Gondwana” and “Samsara” by Bob Holroyd from the album, In Motion
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