The Fun Theory

I’m all for spicing things up a bit and making life a bit more fun! 😀

I happened to see this website about The Fun Theory.

“This site is dedicated to the thought that something as simple as fun is the easiest way to change people’s behaviour for the better. Be it for yourself, for the environment, or for something entirely different, the only thing that matters is that it’s change for the better.”

Bottle Bank Arcade Machine
“Many of us return our plastic bottles and cans. Noticeably fewer recycle their glass. Maybe that’s because we don’t get any money in return, as we do for cans and plastic. Can we change this attitude by making recycling glass fun to do? So you are not just rewarded with a good conscience, you also get a smile. See the results here.”

http://www.youtube.com/v/zSiHjMU-MUo&hl=en&fs=1&

Piano Staircase
“Take the stairs instead of the escalator or elevator and feel better” is something we often hear or read in the Sunday papers. Few people actually follow that advice. Can we get more people to take the stairs over the escalator by making it fun to do? See the results here”

http://www.youtube.com/v/2lXh2n0aPyw&hl=en&fs=1&

The World’s Deepest Bin
“To throw rubbish in the bin instead of onto the floor shouldn’t really be so hard. Many people still fail to do so. Can we get more people to throw rubbish into the bin, rather than onto the ground, by making it fun to do? See the results here.”
http://www.youtube.com/v/cbEKAwCoCKw&hl=en&fs=1&
There’s actually a couple of women signing in this video clip.

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