Cultural Literacy in 2016

Cultural Literacy in 2016

The world around us changes so fast it can be hard to keep up. This is a cheat sheet to prepare you for 2016. It covers the world of Government, Politics, Science, Security, Business and Design.

Here is a short break down:

Science
The world is getting hotter cause climate change is real. It is getting harder to grow fold, old diseases keep popping up, and the harsh droughts and floods won't be stopping anytime soon. But there are ideas about how to make things better and scientists to that are on the hot list to be watched.

If you want to keep up with the changing research yourself this article features must read feeds and works to keep you current.

Culture
The way that we are experiencing the world is changing and technology has everything to do with it. Binge watching tv shows, to immersive albums (again) are defining the way that we connect and are entertained. Check out the highlighted feeds in this section and the hot people to get to know.

Security
Everyone has been affected by security, and it is something that we should all learn a little more about. There are essential works that can catch you up to speed. It may also be worth getting to know some important people in this space. Post Snowden America is still figuring out to respond to the security climate. If you are interested, check out some of the new hot ideas about how to handle that.

Business
The internet and business are now one in the same. If you are having trouble keeping up, read these essential works on the subject. Even getting to know some of the important people in this space will help you keep up.

Design
Design is finally getting its much needed recognition. New hot ideas such as invisible design, are starting to take hold. Now that everything is an interaction, it can be a challenge to keep up with the changing trends. Check up these feeds to keep you knowledgeable about what is going on in the design sphere.

Article via Wired, Photo via Torbenrick.edu