The only way to ensure future happiness is to change the way we live: a speech from Uruguay’s President Jose Mujica

Uruguay’s president Jose Mujica offers a stirring reminder that happiness will soon become impossible unless we, all of us, make drastic lifestyle changes today, hearkening back to one of our founding forefathers and their shared Epicurean mindset.

The election and the storm

  The election has come and gone. And, as many green-minded Americans have pointed out, up to the last week, the environment was a non-topic…

Sweet dissatisfaction: using map art to understand NYC’s most common complaints

Media artist Dietmar Offenhuber has used data generated by two years of 311 complaints to create an interactive map of New Yorkers’ most common complaints. (h/t…