The re-commonification of food will take several decades so the transition phase should witness the coexistence of a dual consideration of food: as a common good, whereby a minimum amount should be available and accessible to every human being; and as a private good subject to trade. In any case, self-governing collective actions cannot do ...

Never has the future of our emotional, sexual and familial relationships appeared more exciting, promising and troubled as today. Biotechnologies are presenting alternative means of reproduction, altering gender roles and their biological boundaries, while also challenging the traditional structures of family ties. New industrial products offer to ...

In January 2017, the Urban Futures Studio (UFS) at Utrecht University launched a global call to artists, designers, architects, urbanists, authors, photographers, filmmakers and all-around creative thinkers to imagine a city that is no longer reliant on fossil fuels. Having recognized a crisis in the imagination of fossil fuel free cities, they ...