Outside Our Bubble


The Bubble of the Future

Could this be the key to a better world? A megacity run entirely on renewable energy. Rules of gender segregation do not apply. Vertical farms and…


t.r.a.s.h. – Outside the FLAME Bubble? Not Really

We cannot afford to Rhett Butler our way out of littering with a “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn” Hailing from a city in…


India – Japan Annual Summit 2017: The Outlines

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and First Lady Akie Abe visited India for the 12th India-Japan Annual Summit held on 14th September 2017, in Gandhinagar….


One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Singapore’s first female President in almost fifty years, Ms Halimah Yacob was elected into power for a six-year term. This happened amid controversy because the…


The Montreal Protocol

The briefest of introductions to the only thing every country on the planet has ever agreed on. The year 2017 has seen some iconic 30th birthdays…


Big data and weather forecasts: could we all contribute to the global weather database?

Originally written as a paper for the course Global Economy and Public Policy at FLAME University. Weather affects more than a third of the world’s…