Shake Up Your Thinking

Dangerous Idea: Universal Basic Income

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Robin Chase is the co-founder of ZipCar. Her Dangerous Idea? A universal basic income.

Artist Molly Crabapple On Why Borders Are Unnecessary

Artist and activist Molly Crabapple believes borders are soon becoming a thing of the past.

Modern Monkeywrenching

David Gessner's Dangerous Idea? Modern monkeywrenching that won't be perceived as "terrorism."

App Intelligence

App Intelligence? Santa Fe Institute president David Krakauer says we're on the verge of abdicating our free will to everyday apps.

Is Adulthood Dead?

Writer Scott Westerfeld believes the widespread popularity of youth culture is turning us all -- adults and adolescents alike -- into teenagers.

Dangerous Idea: Tax Water Use

As water becomes a scare resource, how about taxing everyone for the water they use? That's Michal Charles Moore's dangerous idea.

Are Human Beings Actually Rational?

Legal scholar Cass Sunstein believes humans are innately irrational.

Make Energy Democratic

"Shock Doctrine" journalist Naomi Klein's Dangerous Idea?  Democratize the world's energy supply.