New York City newest food influencers are squirrels

By Bram van Wijnen and Anne Schoonderwoert   If you think about food influencers, animals are not the first thing that comes to mind. But New York has some unusual participants to the latest food trends. The newest hype are the well-known animals from the parks: squirrels. Pictures showed they switched from eating berries to more highbrow foods such as avocados. But is that really … Continue reading New York City newest food influencers are squirrels

Behind the Gram

By Jet Beers Many famous instagrammers spend 4 hours a day working on growing their community and spread their images on Instagram. Influencers, content creators and bloggers, Alain Wassenaar (21) and Roy Boersma (20), are going for the ultimate freedom. Despite negative reactions around them, the guys continued to follow their dream, “Instagram is not something you can turn off, it goes on 24 hours … Continue reading Behind the Gram

Explainer Video – Foodwaste

By Dana Dübbers, Laura Hornberger and Vincent Leb  Different studies show that up to half of the world’s food production is in fact never eaten and therefore lost. The land area used to produce uneaten food is approximately the size of China. This means with every dish that gets thrown away tons of water and resources are wasted. If only one-fourth of the food lost or … Continue reading Explainer Video – Foodwaste

Explainer Video – Digital Love

By Jasmine Wallis, Amber Vuylsteke and Dalla Coulibaly ‘Digital Love’ is an explainer video about how the love market has evolved. From meeting at the school dance to getting matched by DNA technology, in the past 50 years the way lonely hearts have met their partners has changed dramatically. Featuring an interview with a dating app user herself and a relationship expert, this video gives … Continue reading Explainer Video – Digital Love

Explainer Video – Phone addiction

By Babette Res, Anne Schoonderwoert and Sebastian Aceves Can you imagine yourself without a mobile phone? Nowadays everybody has one. The possibilities are endless and nothing is impossible on that little device. And although having a mobile phone makes everything a lot easier, it is also very addictive. We feel restless when we don’t have our phone nearby, we like to see that we have … Continue reading Explainer Video – Phone addiction

Explainer Video – Meditation

By Emma Wendt, Denise van der Beij and Jose Salvador Nito The benefits of meditation are well known and talked about, but how does it work on your brain? For thousands of years Buddhist monks have known about the “Monkey Mind”, but until recently science is being able to study it. In this video we talked with Losang Gendun, a Buddhist monk; and Roel Wilbers, … Continue reading Explainer Video – Meditation