Green Issue 05

The Designer's Dilemma

The Designer's Dilemma

Changing the way we think about design to better tackle the challenges of environmentalism.

Creating Heroes, Championing Change

Creating Heroes, Championing Change

Investigating the development of "hero" products, those that champion societal change.

Green(d), For Lack of a Better Word, Is Good

Green(d), For Lack of a Better Word, Is Good

A look at the greening of America's businesses from the long-standing perspective of supply and demand.

Tragedy of the Commons
Strategy

Tragedy of the Commons

It is time to add one more factor to product development: the environment.

The Rise of the Political Brand
Brand

The Rise of the Political Brand

Companies today are courting consumers by appealing not only to their lifestyles and aesthetics, but to their values, as well.

Seeing Green
Introduction

Seeing Green

An introduction to the green Design Mind issue from frog's President.

Engineering Forever
Technology

Engineering Forever

Exploring the intersection of software and sustainability, and the principles of adaptation that underlie the engineering process.

High Desert Test Sites: The Art of Awareness
Art

High Desert Test Sites: The Art of Awareness

How art, conversation, and a week in the desert can engender environmental responsibility.

Running the Numbers: An American Self-Portrait
Art

Running the Numbers: An American Self-Portrait

The enormity of American consumption and the cumulative impact of our individual choices.

Water Use in South America: A Photoessay
Photoessay

Water Use in South America: A Photoessay

Images and insights from a recent trip abroad.

Trash Talk: Interactive
Experiment

Trash Talk: Interactive

frogs around the world raise awareness – both personally and publicly – of consumption and trash production in our daily lives.

Calendar
Events

Calendar

What's happening in (green) design and business this summer.