Olivia List


About Olivia List

Olivia is doing her Master's in Business studies and has specialized in marketing before. She is interested in health topics, innovations in the health industry, psychology as well as digital marketing and media and loves to eat, think, talk and write about food ;)


Emotional science – researchers in the cloud

How do we view science? What is the first word that comes to mind when you hear the word “science”? Most likely, a lot of people would say that the words “rationality” or “objectivity” are the first terms that they would think of. But softer words, such as “emotional” or […]


Leaving your comfort zone and what it will do to you 2

This month’s topic is “Walls”. Rather than perceiving walls as a ‘physical’ object, we may also view walls as psychological barriers and mental limits. We all have walls in our minds. Walls that are difficult to break through or overcome, because the thing that is waiting on the other side […]


How to spark communication in science

Our future Problem Solvers Scientists are a critical stepping stone in driving the future forward. They live among the main population group, solving global problems such as climate change, fighting global health dangers like Ebola and the Zika Virus and many other issues. They are (mostly) working for one common […]


How a social adventurer turned a paperclip into an exciting journey

Kyle MacDonald – The Paperclip Guy Think of something crazy you would like to do…and Kyle MacDonald has probably done it. From buying out an entire corner store that was close to becoming bankrupt to trading a paperclip for a house, Kyle Macdonald has stayed true to his “Social Adventurer” Image. […]


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Constructing the world of sound – Interview with an Audioarchitect

Interview with Stefan Kohlweg There are several things in the world that we take for granted. Things that we don’t question and have little time to “fuss” over. One of these things is the concept of sound. Not many things are as diverse, complex and specific as sound is. Only few people stop […]


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What If we put a spin on learning?

The Evolution of Learning The concept of “learning” has taken on an entirely new meaning in the past decades. Like with everything else, learning has gone though a number of changes brought about by interesting innovations that have unfolded over the past. The overall first problem of learning that needed […]


The Endless Possibilities Behind “What If” Questions 4

What if….we asked more “What if” questions? Technicians, programmers and science lovers are most likely to know of him and are great fans of his work: Randall Munroe. Munroe, a web cartoonist and an extremely smart science know-it-all, runs a famous online comic called xkcd. But he might be even […]