The future of the hypermarket

The future of the hypermarket

When I started the Greenspace project, I wasn’t as clear on this issue as I am now. Most of us feel that we have to use the supermarket, whether or not we enjoy the grim carpark, the harsh lighting and brutalist design aesthetic. As I gain a deeper understanding of...
What if we survive

What if we survive

Charles Eisenstein telling it how it is… We would like to solve climate change with methods and mindsets that are familiar to us, for to do so would preserve the foundation of society as we know it. These methods and mindsets, the quantified worldview, tell us...
Dear Friends of Greenspace

Dear Friends of Greenspace

It has been a whole year since I had the opening party. And it’s been a big year of downloading vision into reality. It’s the usual story – I might not have taken it on if I really knew what I was in for! But I have a lot of love for this project and that always...
5G and the real world

5G and the real world

I received a text message from my network provider a few days ago trying to get me excited about their 5G rollout in December. I checked out the more info link and discovered that with 5G I could now get instant online reviews of a product while out shopping, and one...
Mooooooo

Mooooooo

Can dairying ever be ethical and sustainable?My grandfather was a dairy farmer in Mangawhai, farming 40 cows to make a modest living for his entire working life. I don’t know in depth the farming practices he used, but I get a very strong feeling that when you...