More and more people are seeing the bigger picture and joining the dots. Here are some examples of research and development which recognises the need to tackle the big issues and improve society in the future.

I have included new thinking in economics because it is becoming apparent to many people that there is no such thing as "homo econimus" (the assumed individual in classical economics which makes decisions  based on rational, economic grounds). I have also included some links to sites that attempt to provide context and help develop a balanced view of what is really happening. 

Joining the dots

New thinking in economics

A balanced view (what is really happening)