Circular Economy

Phoresta / Circular Economy

What  can be the “Italian way” (as once it was called) for a complex but crucial phenomenon like the circular economy ? To get a clear picture it is useful to read the paper “A Message from the Ministers Gian Luca Galletti and Carlo Calenda”, on the website consultazione-economiacircolare.minambiente.it The word “mina” refers to the Ministry...

At the XXII Triennale di Milano the exhibition-event “Broken Nature: Design Takes on Human Survival” was held. An in-depth investigation curated by Paola Antonelli on the bonds shared by human beings and natural environment. As everybody knows, the bons mentioned in the title have been thoroughly compromised, if not broken. We are looking for a way...

This time we talk about aliens, although a bit peculiar ones. To introduce the theme we use a passage from the popular novel The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells, 1897. "And before we judge of them too harshly we must remember what ruthlessness and utter destruction our own species has wrought, not only upon...