We take a look at the recent developments in the legalisation of cannabis around the globe, what are some debates surrounding its use and what could our future look like when pot cafes become as normal as bars.
This week in The Global Tiller, we take a look at how our commitment to the SDGs is faring, what are some realistic ways going forward and what we can learn from our mistakes to make the goals even more equitable and impactful.
Pacific Ventury spent a busy election day with three live panel discussions. Our speakers brought great insights into our coverage and we saw many of their indicators unfold as we watched the election results. This edition of The Global Tiller will recap our discussions from “#US2020: A Global Understanding” while also looking at the post-election landscape.
Join us in this week’s The Global Tiller as we explore how much progress we have made in space, what are some pressing technical challenges, and more importantly, how can we apply lessons learned from interplanetary endeavours into improving life here on Earth.
Join us this week in The Global Tiller as we learn along with you what sharenting means, what are the implications for children growing up in the digital age, what are some risks that they can be exposed to and how our systems need to adapt to protect against these risks.
This week in The Global Tiller, we explore just how realistic those hopes are, how close are we to developing a vaccine for Covid-19, who will be able to access it and why are some people viewing it with skepticism.
This week in The Global Tiller, we take a look at the origin of conspiracy theories, how the pandemic has created ideal conditions for cults, like QAnon, to thrive, and what are some ways in which we can inoculate ourselves from falling for them.
This week in The Global Tiller, we examine how our mental health has been impacted by the coronavirus, what are some lessons we can learn from past pandemics and what are some innovations that can change the way we treat mental illnesses in the future.
This week in The Global Tiller, we take a look at how fossil fuels contribute to pandemics, the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the oil industry, the move towards renewable energy and innovations that may change how we charge our phones and power our ships.
This week in The Global Tiller, we take a look at how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted global food supplies and what are some ways in which we can foresee a sustainable and equitable network of food distribution.
This week in The Global Tiller, we take a look at this mammoth web woven by social media which brings us together with our loved ones during the pandemic yet drives us violently apart by profiting from hateful content.
You will find articles that we hope will educate you, as they did us, about the history of racial injustice in the United States and how it continues to this day where African Americans are gunned down for simple acts, such as buying groceries, running in their neighbourhood or standing on a sidewalk. We have also put together some information on movements taking place in other parts of the world - places where you may be living - and how states are suppressing those rightful demands.
As the world slowly begins to reopen, we must learn how to learn again. This week in The Global Tiller, we take a look at how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the education sector and what are some new innovations that can reshape the future of learning.