"All the little things will make a big difference in the future. As you make your bed, so must you lie in it!"
"On my sabbatical in New Zealand, I saw the impact of climate change of my own eyes: I heard pieces of glacier ice break and fall down every day. I want to do something about this."
Interview with Michael Debije whose research area is 'Stimuli-repsonsive Functional Materials & Devices (SFD)', in the 'Chemical Engineering and Chemistry' department.
Sustainability is contagious! Some time ago I was in a lecture about diffusion networks where the concepts of social conformity and social contagion were explained. It is was no news to me that as a society we influence each other in some way but I found the level of influence that our networks have in our behavior striking. Did you know that if you have an obese fiend your chances of becoming obese increase considerably? Shocking, right? Well, I thought it might be interesting to talk about these topics here because sometimes we underestimate the impact that the small actions or [...]