ÜBERWELL™

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    A Wake Up Call

    Wellness is an extremely profitable brand and business.  We all want to be happy, healthy, and well.   But, after spending more than 3.7 trillion dollars globally on wellness products, services, travel, etc., are we happier and healthier? In her ...
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    The Cost and Consequence Of Obesity

    ECONOMIC COSTS of OBESITY In 2014 the global economic impact of obesity was estimated to be US $2.0 trillion or 2.8% of the global gross domestic product (GDP) or more than the cost of armed violence, war and terrorism combined. ...
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    Massive Genetic Study Shows How Humans are Evolving

    A huge genetic study that sought to pinpoint how the human genome is evolving suggests that natural selection is getting rid of harmful genetic mutations that shorten people’s lives. The work, published in PLoS Biology, analysed DNA from 215,000 people and ...
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    16 Examples of Resilient SYSTEMS, STRUCTURES, SOCIETIES

     Wet Infrastructure  A city with flood management infrastructure such as rain gardens is resilient to flooding.  Water Security  A city with a large number of buildings equipped to harvest and store rainwater is more resilient to drought. Food Security A region that ...
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    The New Face of the World – Technology in the Near Future

    In a recent interview for Linkedin, Udo Gollub, 17 Minute Languages CEO, astonished the public making some clear and certain predictions about what the next 20 years will bring. He also pointed out that their competitors are no longer other ...
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    Resilient Genes: Engineering Patients’ Immune Cells to Treat their Cancers

    The FDA has for the first time approved a treatment that uses a patient’s own genetically modified cells to attack a type of leukemia, opening the door to what the agency calls “a new frontier” in medicine. For years, the foundations ...
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    Resilient Living: 9 Pod Homes for Off-Grid Living

    If your lifegoals include living off the grid in some stunning locale, then check this out: we’ve rounded up the best pod homes that can be installed in even the most remote locations. From a futuristic 3D-printed shelter to the nature-influenced Baobed, there’s something for ...
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    A.W. LAKE Builds New H.Q. and Introduces Resilience-based Wellness

    Situated within a 1300 hectare private ranch and nature reserve, the mountain top property borders additional 325,000 hectares of national forest and Rocky Mountain wilderness only an hour drive from the Denver International Airport.“After spending almost two decades in Asia, ...
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    MAAD Design Applies Resilient Design Principles to H.Q. and Camp

    Resilient design is most commonly associated with disaster prone areas where buildings are designed to withstand severe storms, flooding, wildfire, and other environmental impacts brought about by natural causes, climate change, or infrastructure failures.   The Resilient Design Institute defines Resilient ...