5 Reasons To Finish Your Plate (And Reduce Food Waste)

No matter how long I keep shifting the peas around the plate, they just don’t seem to disappear. Then I hear the all-too-familiar words; “Finish your plate young man!”. It’s my mother, who is standing beside me with a stern…

How to know what to know

Nuclear weapons rank pretty high up on the list of scariest things ever invented by people.  Because being able to bomb people to death with traditional methods wasn’t enough, we needed a way to wipe out entire cities in a…

Towards a sustainable style

We are all aware of that there are issues in clothes manufacturing. The text “made in” on a clothing label is quite often followed by a name of a country that reminds us of poor working conditions, cases of child…

Too Young To Achieve Anything?

We’ve all heard the story. A young guy from Seattle spends all his free time in front of a computer screen. He goes to university, but he’s more interested in computers than the courses he’s taking. The young man ends…

The Rite of Identity

Moving to another country can be a shocking experience. First, you go through the honeymoon phase; everything is exciting, new and a lot of fun. Then little by little you start to notice things that are slightly annoying you. Maybe…

Why is it so hard to get along?

There have always been attempts to figure out and explain why people often just can’t get along. One of the oldest attempts is in the bible; In the story of the Tower of Babel, the people of the world come…