MOLECULAR MIXOLOGY

Right now, however, the cool avant-gardes worldwide focus on Cool Molecular Mixology. By manipulating the state of matter you can create new flavors, feels, textures and visuals that enhance the …

You are a Dog

In the early years of the Internet the New Yorker published a cartoon with two dogs in front of a computer. ‘On the Internet nobody knows you are a dog’, …

Dilemmas and Drones

Governance should be all about being future oriented. A substantial amount of future-literacy is helpful then, though generally speaking this competence is not very institutionalized in politics and government. As …

Sleep is the new Quinoa

In Sao Paulo, concept store Zissou just opened. They are Cool and right, while selling mattresses. First, they spotted that mankind is sleep-deprived; the successful and ambitious ones not in …

Inequality, Divide, Cohesion and Populism

PART ONE There are the Anywhere-people and the Somewhere-people. Anywheres live more often in the big cities. They are the exam-passing class. They have reaped the economic fruits of globalization. …

Drones & Bots; What’s The Big Deal?

PART ONE: Gradually we have been gliding into the drone age. Drone cameras have drastically decreased their size so they can fly along easily. Drone sensors are more powerful than …

China the smartest?

The stereotype happily depicts China as an innovation desert. That is lazy and arrogant and every day less true. It is also dangerous. Because attachment to stereotypes might imply that …

Hello Korea & Hello K-Pop

Two decades ago a movie like Jurassic Park made in one year two times the profits and turnover of all Korean Hyundai cars sold the same year. So the clever …