inspiration

the walkaway project has some ambitious goals, but we also realize that one holon can't do everything alone, nor do we want to. decentralization is important on every level. our focus is on *sharing and organizing information*, but we are inspired by a number of groups who are also dreaming about an alternate future.

very talented research groups

The Thought Emporium

The Thought Emporium is a research and education collective focused on the development and exploration of technology. We pride ourselves on taking an interdisciplinary approach to solve problems in science and engineering.

https://www.thethoughtemporium.com/about-us

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCV5vCi3jPJdURZwAOO_FNfQ

Four Thieves Vinegar

People are disenfranchised from access to medicine for various reasons. To circumvent these, we have developed a way for individuals to manufacture their own medications. We have designed an open-source automated lab reactor, which can be built with off-the-shelf parts, and can be set to synthesize different medications. This will save hundreds of thousands of lives.

https://fourthievesvinegar.org/

https://hooktube.com/Py5TkirrO-U

https://hooktube.com/cfrfs7W-K_k

Gila

High-quality low-cost open source medical hardware that makes a difference

We believe in creating and sharing hardware that is easily accessible and can be manufactured in low-resource settings. Hundreds of our devices are already in use around the world.

https://glia.org/

Totalism Hackbase / CHT

Totalism.org hackbase / CHT is an infrastructure project in Lanzarote (Canary Islands, Spain), researching, developing & practicing the transitional technologies, theory, tactics and arts of post-capitalism.

https://totalism.org/

Secure Scuttlebutt Consortium

Scuttlebutt can be transformative for society, decentralizing and enabling local community development free of big corp. It is a fast growing decentralized social network. As an alternative to the large corporate social networks it enables autonomy for the users and a free zone from big data harvesting...

https://www.scuttlebutt.nz/

see also

https://bitnation.co

https://c4ss.org/

https://www.rfcx.org/