Dasi Moodley

Dasi Moodley

Experience: Travelled to over 600 sites of ancient antiquity, answered the questions of why we are on this planet at this time. Education: B. Econ; MBA; HDip Tax Law; Adult Education = Uni. Cape Town.

Location Durban, South Africa.

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  • I confess that we actually know very little about everything when we consider Dark energy and matter as well as Junk DNA?

    Knowing a lot of less than 5% of everything is like a PhD..

  • "Now we get to the heart of what I’ve wanted to know about curiosity: what holds us back?

    Why do some people retain their curiosity to solve perplexing problems, invent new technologies, or discover new worlds while others become less curious? Answering that question is my mission.

    We usually recognize incurious people when we encounter them, much the...

  • @JenniferC the important part of this course that I found lacking is what are the steps we take today feom thus seminal work?

  • Dr. Diane Hamilton

    "The fourth and final factor that impacts curiosity is our environment. Sometimes we have amazing stories of environments. Wozniak’s story is one. He said that if he had to guess, he thought 80% of who shaped us from our childhoods came from our home.

    10:21Skip to 10 minutes and 21 secondsBut we know 98% of statistics are made up, so...

  • Dasi Moodley made a comment

    I advise Learners to do this fantastic FutureLearn MOOC,

    "In Week 1 we indulged in a variety of factors that impact and intertwine with curiosity including age, communication and motivation. Proceeding this in Week 2, we jumped straight into the combination of creativity, innovation and inventions in relation to curiosity.

    In this last week of the...

  • Your poem is the epitome of two subjects I majored in, Physics and History

    What a waste of my time. I ciukd have done Literature?

  • I had a math teacher that gave weekly tests with the following formula:
    - 40% if you paid attention.
    - 50% if you read the texts
    - 70% if you practiced
    And 30% for a question that no one would get right.

    I immediately started with the 30% question and did it in three different ways! He eas so angry that he recommended that I was not to matriculate in...

  • Dasi Moodley made a comment

    In a Turkish TV series, Dr. Ali, is an autistic doctor that knows all the medical books he studied. Everytime that he is faced with a new complex problem he solves it only when he listens to what someone else says. It could be a child talking abiut her drawing or the cleaner about their duties etc. This triggers Dr. Ali's brain which then literally sees the...

  • The National Skills Development Act, in South Africa mentions competencies that overarch Skills. It calls these Critical Crossfield Outcomes which fit into the 12 areas of Emotional Intelligence.

  • The National Skills Development Act, in South Africa mentions competencies that overarch Skills. It calls these Critical Crossfield Outcomes which fit into the 12 areas of Emotional Intelligence.

  • Terrence McKenna said that the pursuit of NOVELTY was a key human condition for development. This will have to have a foundation in Curiosity.

  • @JenniferC Nekayah is the hero for me. Starting with, Rasellas took 20 moons to rationalise leaving happy valley. She took 20 minutes.

    Her analyses to action of all the experiences and experimentation was just sublime.

    Rasellas is the best supporting actor contender for me.

  • @JenniferC the International Criminal Court (ICC) took just one week to open a case against Russia!

    The Palestinians have been waiting for ten years for the ICC to appoint an investigator for 70 years of widely documented Israeli oppression?

    Nekayah would say...

  • @JenniferC
    European (blond, blue eyes and they look like me) will be welcomed more than Iraqis, Libyans, Yemenis whose countries we have destroyed.

  • “The decision to suspend Russian clubs and teams from all competitions must be accompanied by a ban on those affiliated with Israel,” Aboutrika stated, adding that “(Israel) has been killing children and women in Palestine for years. You’re using double standards.”

    FIFA and UEFA have suspended Russian teams following the Russian military operation in...

  • @JanetP

    European (blond, blue eyes and they look like me) will be welcomed more than Iraqis, Libyans, Yemenis whose countries we have destroyed.

  • "The Arab and Middle Eastern Journalists Assn. sent out a statement on Sunday condemning “the racist implications that any population or country is ‘uncivilized’ or bears economic factors that make it worthy of conflict. This type of commentary reflects the pervasive mentality in Western journalism of normalizing tragedy in parts of the world such as the...

  • They are civilised and look like us, The Guardian, 2 March 2022.

    "And writing in the Telegraph, Daniel Hannan explained: “They seem so like us. That is what makes it so shocking. Ukraine is a European country. Its people watch Netflix and have Instagram accounts, vote in free elections and read uncensored newspapers. War is no longer something visited upon...

  • Part III: Curiosity
    "William James
    The founder of modern psychology, William James, explained that curiosity is an impulse toward better cognition [2], one that leads us to how we acquire knowledge through experience. When we are curious, our brain anticipates a reward, dopamine is released, and we gain a sense of well-being. Just as we gain a sense of...