The Urban Future

Feb 17 2011 Published by neilgains under Asia trends

“For those (cities) which were great once are small today; and those that used to be small are great in my own time.  Knowing, therefore, that human prosperity never abides long in the same place, I shall pay attention to both alike.”  - Herodotus Read more »

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How do you feel, Homo Empathicus?

Jun 09 2010 Published by admin under empathy

An obscure laboratory experiment in 1958, set the scene for a new awakening in consciousness for mankind. Harry Harlow showed that infant monkeys preferred to nestle up to a soft cloth surrogate mother model, rather than a wire mesh lactating mode.  Certainly man cannot live by milk alone, he concluded.

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