Researcher and designer from the Netherlands. With a background in new media and design, Ruben obtained his Master’s degree in Visual Strategy. As editor at Next Nature Network, he works on both online and offline projects, and maintains the blogfeed. With an interest in new tech, digital utopias and hybrid design, he is continuously on the lookout for next nature related topics and themes.
Posts by Ruben Baart
The Dictionary of Online Behavior adds a virtual layer to your vocabulary
To some extent, it’s a chicken-and-egg question: Are you unable to think about things you don’t have words for, or do you lack words for them because you don’t think about them? For digital natives, the online realms may become more familiar than aspects of the ‘real’ world – and that’s where the Dictionary of […]
How the Dutch government is obstructing the advent of in vitro meat
In 2017, two years after her father died, Ira van Eelen decided to call the Dutch Arable Farming Union. She couldn’t help but wonder how come the Netherlands was still not leading the next food revolution.