Wednesday, July 29, 2009

"Solving humanity’s most pressing problems". Comments?

The Buckminster Fuller Challenge
"Each year a distinguished jury awards a $100,000 prize to support the development and implementation of a strategy that has significant potential to solve humanity’s most pressing problems and the 2009 results are in!"


(All text and graphics here taken from prize announcement at http://challenge.bfi.org )

From Buckminster Fuller Challenge release:
Congratulations to the winning proposal by the Smart Cities Group at the MIT Media lab: Sustainable Personal Mobility and Mobility-on-Demand Systems.

2009 Grand Prize Winner: Sustainable Personal Mobility and Mobility-on-Demand Systems

And here it is:

* For full article click to http://challenge.bfi.org/home

Your comments are warmly invited here.

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