What if we took out more greenhouse gases than we put into the atmosphere? This hypothetical scenario, known as “drawdown,” is our only hope of averting climate disaster, says strategist Chad Frischmann.
Ranked choice voting (RCV) describes voting systems that allow voters to rank candidates in order of preference, and then uses those rankings to elect candidates with a broad base of support.
EX is defined by the sum of its parts–from the daily vibe in the workplace to the employee’s purpose and place on their team and how they deliver value for their organization.
Biomimetics or biomimicry is the imitation of the models, systems, and elements of nature for the purpose of solving complex human problems.
If what’s “good enough” to satisfy us is the utter and complete solution of all our problems, then we have committed ourselves to be forever dissatisfied.
Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.
Kocsis breaks down the different threats to internet freedom and shares his plan to build an alternative, decentralized network that returns power to everyday users.
A meme is really any idea or behavior that spreads within a culture – from the notion of “innocent until proven guilty” to “liberty” to any of the other millions of concepts humans spread among themselves.
The TM technique allows your active mind to easily settle inward, through quieter levels of thought, until you experience the most silent and peaceful level of your own awareness — pure consciousness.
These are bleak times for many of us — but a lot of things are improving around the world.
The most impactful change agents see both that our world is constantly changing and yet many of our deepest challenges are incredibly challenging to change. They take on the story of “nothing every changes without commitment and action.”
Manuel Lima, senior UX design lead at Microsoft Bing, explores the power of network visualisation to help navigate our complex modern world.
I first put pen to paper in the weeks and months directly following the news that I would be a father and I’ve completed the bulk of it in the many months following the birth of my son Owen.
Vertical farming is the practice of producing food and medicine in vertically stacked layers, vertically inclined surfaces and/or integrated in other structures (such as in a skyscraper, used warehouse, or shipping container).
If you were an alien observing humanity for the first time, would you deem this species an abysmal failure or a promising, remarkable work in progress?
Dynamic peace brings to consciousness the felt sense of the vibrant, nurturing interconnectedness of living process we are all in together.
We are instructed to believe that things were better sometime before us, without any real evidence or logic supporting it. Our instincts tell us that things must have been better before our time. But all evidence points to the contrary.
The standard usage of the term “single-payer healthcare” refers to health insurance operating as a public service and offered to citizens and legal residents towards providing nearly universal or universal healthcare.
Shame is change’s kryptonite. Shame shut downs possibility and agency. Shame breeds despair, cynicism, and inaction.
“The shocking events that fill us with dread today can transform us, and they can transform the world for the better,” Klein says. “But first we need to picture the world that we’re fighting for. And we have to dream it up together.”
Coming from the Latin genui meaning to “to bring into being,” genius is when we consciously and intentionally birth something entirely new into being.
Reading news stories that offer solutions and hope can make us more engaged with the news.
There is more possibility to do bad now than ever. There is also more ability to do good now than ever. Which will we choose? How will our generation be remembered?
IDEO’s David Kelley says that product design has become much less about the hardware and more about the user experience.
I feel called to write a book, but how do I create room in my life for such a major endeavor?