Fungi Technology in Solarpunk

Solarpunk works give a lot of emphasis to plants, and that’s great because plants are incredible and fascinating and amazing. Their presence in our environment makes humans mentally and physically healthier. But you know what else is just as cool? Fungi. Mycelia. Mushrooms These members of the third main branch of the tree of life

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Solarpunk and Art Nouveau

It makes me sad when people dismiss Art Nouveau as being “for the rich” while acting as if things aren’t really Solarpunk unless they’re gritty or recycled looking. People act as if pretty things are only for the wealthy – which is just what the wealthy want you to believe.

The Solarpunk Phone

What’s wrong with our current phones: Phones are coming under a lot of scrutiny at the moment. Much of the excitement and thrill that came with the paradigm changing announcement of the iPhone, the first true smartphone, has worn thin. We are now looking at phones with a more critical eye, and an increasing amount

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Solarpunk Conflict Suggestions

Naturalist Vs Bioengineers: Trouble could be brewing between two ideologies in your solarpunk setting. Those who believe in keeping nature ‘pure’ and those who believe in integrating nature and technology closer together. New world Vs old remnants A lot of mistakes were made before the world reached its current setting. What if one of those mistakes

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