Social Innovation: I’m a big fan

Social innovation is one of my favourite aspects of today’s society. I’m not a big fan of consumerism, and it’s pretty easy to be pessimistic about humanity’s future when you look at our behaviour towards one another and the environment, justified by economics. BUT, the fact that people who have been shaped by this culture can use it […]

Social & Environmental Capital: the Value of Relationships

TL; DR: Investing in, and preserving, social and environmental capital is the key to a sustainable lifestyle. We can incorporate this in our engineering design to promote health and happiness. Sir David Attenborough knows best. Have you ever made eye-contact with a stranger on the train and averted your gaze? Being wary of strangers is hard-wired into […]