Alec is a French-Dutch sinology student. He has strong affinity for high technology, language, art and culture in general. As an apprentice researcher, he is particularly interested in the consumer revolution and the large-scale urbanization of which China has become the figurative poster child in recent years.
Posts by Alec Schellinx
Replacing Fireflies with Lasers
After mounting criticism from environmentalists, a firefly-themed park in China announced that the glowing bugs will be replaced by lasers.
Growing Mushrooms on Grass
The Juncao Technology Project makes it possible to grow edible and medicinal fungi on chopped grass or herbal plants.