illustration of people around a glass. All using straws to get as much as they can. Drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt. Museum of pscyhology drawing

Explaining the instant way many resources dry up

Resources feels plentiful to most of us, till they dry up instantly

The challenge of understanding and sharing resources

Drawn story by Frits Ahlefeldt. Museum of Psychology

When drinking from from a glass through a straw there seems to be plenty, till there is not. Many resources works the same way: our pay-cards works fine, till they don’t. Gasoline pumps on the gas station fills all cars and the tap in our homes gives us water when we turn it… until we run out of what-ever was at the end of our straw…
I wonder if other resources works more or less in the same way? Ask old people and they smile: “yes… Even time

illustration of people around a glass. All using straws to get as much as they can. Drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt. Museum of pscyhology drawing
The Logic of some resources – Often they don’t run out gradually, but there are plenty, until there are zero…

Keywords: resources, time, museum of psychology, money, fuel, refuel, food, water, hunger