The Design Science and Open Source Revolutions: Are They Related?

Is there one? A relationship that is? Between these two revolutions?

Bucky Fuller died in 1983. As one of the great storytellers of his age, he had almost single-handedly kept alive “the myth” (doesn’t mean “the lie” — closer to “the code”) of a design science revolution (DSR), something about thinking globally while acting locally, transcending an older myth of political leadership by the self appointed and entitled, cloaked in the rhetoric of “democracy”.