How to make our environment hospitable

Using Behavioral Science to Redesign the Built Environment

China’s most famous painting is “Along the River during the Qingming Festival.” Often referred to as “China’s Mona Lisa” (more for its fame and mysterious history than for any likeness to da Vinci’s portrait), the painting dates from the early 1100s and stretches over 17 feet. In intricate detail, the painting depicts daily life in Bianjing, now the city of Kaifeng. You can see farmers, merchants, soldiers, and commoners going about their lives inside the city and along the river and mountains. ….[READ]