Jacque Fresco & Roxanne Meadows - The Venus Project, The Philosophy, The System & The Transition
July 15, 2010
“The Venus Project” was started in the mid-1970s by social engineer, industrial designer, futurist and inventor Jacque Fresco and his partner, Roxanne Meadows. The project focuses on holistic design of sustainable cities, energy efficiency, natural resource management and advanced automation. Don’t miss this program if you are curious to know more about “The Venus Project”. It’s been highlighted in the film “Zeitgeist Addendum” and the consequent “Zeitgeist Movement” have attracted millions of people worldwide. We approach the subject and some of our questions about the Venus project from the point of view of how they plan to implement some of their ideas and how the system would be put in place if they had free hands to do so. We talk about a resource based economy, city design, transportation, new technology, engineering think on problem solving, computers systems, artificial intelligence and robots that take care of a lot of the management in and around cities. How would a transition over to something like “The Venus Project” look like? What is some of the philosophy behind the ideas of the project and this interview might have some aspects and question that you haven’t heard Jacque or Roxanne answer in other interviews. Topics Discussed: Peter Joseph’s Zeitgeist Addendum, The Venus Project, Venus Florida, Survey, Coral Castle, Economy, Environment, Education, Politics, Money System, Energy Systems, Camera, Resource-Based Economy, Is there Enough Resources World Wide? Globalization, Corporations, Monetary System, Communism, Socialism, Fear of the Venus Project, Stephen Hawking, Alien, E.T., Earth Resources, Scarcity, Military, War, Upgrade, Society, Machine Takeover, Knowing System, Decision Making Computers, Robots, Stupid Jobs, Brain, Utopia, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Transition, Politicians, Nationalist, Nationalism, Money System, Break Down, Designs, Education, Geothermal Energy, Evolution, Civilization, Implementation through Force and more.