better doing

The twelve leverage points to intervene in a system.

“Meadows started with the observation that there are levers, or places within a complex system (such as a firm, a city, an economy, a living being, an ecosystem, an ecoregion) where a “small shift in one thing can produce big […]

fun facts


An incredible example of the food web in action. “When a whale dies and sinks to the ocean floor, it creates a new ecosystem that changes the local food web for up to a century afterwards. They only occur in […]

big ideas

Intersystems biology

“In every ecosystem, including the human body, life enforces both a division of labor between species and unceasing war. Organisms work together and against each other to maximize resource utilization. Biologically, this manifests as a continuous bidirectional exchange of molecules: […]

on the blockchain

How criminals moved billions in 2019

“Thanks to the inherent transparency of blockchains, we can look at cryptocurrency’s money laundering ecosystem from a high level, and draw insights that aren’t possible when studying money laundering in the traditional fiat currency world.” | learn more

on the blockchain

Blockchain project ecosystem. 

Josh Nussbaum, VC @ Compound, put together a very helpful guide to the current ecosystem around blockchain. He breaks projects down into 8 different categories and adds helpful explanation to each. | learn more