Co-founder of Console.xyz. Adjunct Prof at Columbia University Business School.

   



137 Stories by Chris Castig

The Social Good Book Series: Zero Waste Home by Bea Johnson

In Zero Waste Home, Bea Johnson shares the story of how she simplified her life by reducing her waste. Today, Bea, her husband, Scott,...
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On Reading Haruki Murakami: What does it mean to follow an author’s canon of work?

Haruki Murakami’s books are a blend of modern culture, and fantasy. Arguably, Murakami is Japan’s most famous author, his writing resonates on a frequency that...
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On Reading Haruki Murakami: What does it mean to follow an author’s canon of work?

An instant #1 New York Times Bestseller, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the remarkable story of a young man haunted...
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Peter Singer Interview on The Life You Can Save

The Most Good You Can Do develops the challenges Singer has made, in the New York Times and Washington Post, to those who donate...
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14th Street PeopleWay: The Dream of a Car-free New York City

I dream of a car-free New York City. Every night honking cars arrest me from sleep, and every day myself and millions of New Yorkers breathe...
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The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly | Book Summary and Quotes

Much of what will happen in the next thirty years is inevitable, driven by technological trends that are already in motion. In this fascinating,...
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How to Make Giant Bubbles

The bubbles of Bushwick are majestic. I’ve seen bubbles sailing off rooftops, I’ve seen bubbles swirling around my feet while standing in line for...
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Kevin Kelly Interview on The Inevitable | Summary and Quotes

Much of what will happen in the next thirty years is inevitable, driven by technological trends that are already in motion. In this fascinating,...
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The Life You Can Save by Peter Singer | Summary and Quotes

For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each...
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