Category: Crowdfunding

Quantifiable Ethics in Retail — Can You Change the World through Effective Altruistic Shopping?

Can something as simple as an app that gives unbiased product information change the world? Filtering out products which follow one’s personal norms and values will reshape the concept of brand image, render it unimportant for highly similar goods, such as soap and just about everything under the kitchen sink.

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Shifting the Visual Spectrum: 3-dehydro retinol

Because vision is really the primary means by which we assess our environment, throughout history people have always sought ways to augment this ability. Sure, sure. We all know about binoculars and telescopes and microscopes and such… but what if we could enhance our vision without need for any device at all? What if all we needed was a pill?