Over the previous 40 years, the quantity of waste Singaporeans produce has elevated seven-fold, to 7.7 million tons in 2017 alone. Every single day, about 2,000 tons of waste are dumped on Pulau Semakau, a tiny island 5 miles off the southern coast of Singapore. It’s the nation’s solely landfill, and at this fee, it’ll run out of house by ...

If somebody requested you to think about your life in 10 days, what would you see? And what about 10 years from now—can you image it simply as clearly? Imagining the future will be laborious as a result of our brains aren’t wired to suppose that far forward. Speculations, conjectures, and uncertainties make the future a nebulous place. And if ...

“You may have reached enlightenment,” a pleasant voice tells me as I attain the highest of the elevator. To my left is a floral mural punctuated by the phrase “Excessive” in cursive, glowing pink on the middle. To my proper is a lush inexperienced wall with an indication that spells out “The Stone Age.” This isn’t an exhibit about cavemen. ...