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Sorry Elon, we don't need a carbon tax; we need a big honking car tax.

Reading Mike’s post on how Elon Musk pleads for a “revenue-neutral carbon tax” during speech in Paris made me wonder, are electric cars like the …

Using design to solve systemic problems in cities

As part of Helsinki Design Week, Design for Europe hosted an event with Finnish organisation Design Driven City on systemic problems in cities and …

Three Smart Ways Design Can Help Fight Climate Change

Author: Lynelle Cameron. Lynelle Cameron Design<p>Date of Publication: 12.03.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>World leaders converged this week …

Ann Pendleton-Jullian Keynote at Relating Systems Thinking and Design 4 Symposium

Mugendi M'Rithaa Keynote at Relating Systems Thinking and Design 4 Symposium

Design Thinking

Don Norman Keynote at Relating Systems Thinking and Design 4 Symposium

Kigge Mai Hvid Calls for Large Scale Systemic Design #SDGC14

#RSD4 Systemic Design: Day 2

Systemic Design in simple words

Design, architects, and complex communication systems: painting the bigger picture

Modern communication systems are complex. To meet market demand, modern systems integrate a vast variety of technologies, support substantial numbers of users, and require very high levels of automation, compute power and storage. Yet this complexity is not only present at the system level it also …

Designing food systems to protect nature and get rid of hunger | Humanitarian crises

Hunger and malnutrition is manmade. It is in the design of the industrial chemical model of agriculture. And just as hunger has been created by design, producing healthy and nutritious food for all can be designed through food democracy.<p>That is what we do in Navdanya. That is what the diverse …

3 Nature-Inspired Designs To Make Our Food Systems More Sustainable

Nature’s been doing it right since the beginning of time. We’re starting to learn how to copy it.<p>Long before Silicon Valley, startup accelerators, and skunkworks, nature was churning out one innovation after another. Despite all the ingenuity of humans, natural systems still provide templates for …