What’s the point of traveling when it’s all the same as back home?
The Burning Desire To Possess The Present Moment
The world is changing and we are forgetting.
How The Shipping Container Changed Everything
Two technologies gave us globalization, and the shipping container is one of them.
Globalization And The Age Of The Displaced Family
In the globalization age opportunity is always over the hill and far away. Those who seize it are those who leave.
Phnom Penh: Skyscrapers Next To Shantytowns
Like the rest of the world, Cambodia is changing fast.
The Port of Singapore
The Port of Singapore is still the cross-roads of the world.
Music and Place: The Spread of Global Psychedelic
A unique theory on combating the blandness of globalization: psychedelic music. With an added playlist for your listening pleasure.
“Do You Have Pizza Hut In America Too?”
I’m sometimes asked by Chinese people if popular international fast food restaurants are in the USA too. This isn’t as foolish of a question as it at first seems.
Redefining Exploration In A New Age Of Discovery
We live in wild times. So wild, in fact, that even the most outrageous and earth shattering developments are often taken as normal fare. The great age of discovery and exploration is not finished, it’s just getting started.
Shenzhen, China: Where Your Stuff Is Made
The World’s Factory grew up with the globalization era in the Pearl River Delta of China’s Guangdong province, but what is its future?