An exclusive interview with Bill Gates - FT.com

An exclusive interview with Bill Gates

Wind turbines are the Colossus of the modern landscape, their blades sweeping circles more than a football field in diameter. Critics call them unsightly and say that the rotating blades clobber unsuspecting birds. There’s an efficiency problem, too. Turbines have become more powerful, but their size requires that they be spaced far apart. That means a wind farm takes up a lot of land

Wind turbines are the Colossus of the modern landscape, their blades sweeping circles more than a football field in diameter. Critics call them unsightly and say that the rotating blades clobber unsuspecting birds. There’s an efficiency problem, too. Turbines have become more powerful, but their size requires that they be spaced far apart. That means a wind farm takes up a lot of land

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety — especially in an uneven economy — means taking on big responsibility.

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety — especially in an uneven economy — means taking on big respo

I thought this article linked perfectly with everything we have learnt, not just the last week. This article highlights the complexity of MMP and what each party means by the 'language' they use when gaining allies currently.

The language of MMP

An unfortunate by-product of the MMP electoral system has been massive obfuscation.

We need to change now, before it's too late.

Something to think about: The Earth is billion years old. Let's scale that to 46 years. We have been here for 4 hours. Our industrial revolution began 1 minute ago. In that time, we have destroyed more than of the world's forests. This isn't sustainable.

Relating to our political topics and discussions, this article discusses how the National party has been involved with unethical campaign practices. Apparently, these actions are changing the political environment, which in my opinion means a step towards a government as corrupt as America's.

The whale that swallowed New Zealand's election campaign

Dirty Politics: How Attack Politics is Poisoning New Zealand& Political Environment

This pin depicts the idea of the bystander effect. The bystander effect is a social psychological phenomenon that refers to cases in which individuals do not offer any means of help to a victim when other people are present. The probability of help is inversely related to the number of bystanders.

The Bystander Effect: In front of my very eyes.

The bystander effect refers to: the more people, the less personal responsibility. It can be associated to cases where individuals do no.

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