How Humans Are Destroying Themselves – Food For Thought

When bankers manage the commons Chris Andrew and John Crawford Human consumption has reached the point where there is no part of the Earth system where our impact cannot be felt. We are now essentially managing a “global commons” in the sense used in the controversial paper by Garrett Hardin in 1968. In other words […]

Peak Oil, Ocean Acidification, Economic Recession or Economic Renaissance

Even if climate change didn’t exist, there is peak oil, ocean acidification, soil and water depletion etc, all of which promise catastrophes and all of which can be improved by taking action. And taking action is more likely to lead to an economic renaissance than to economic depression. Take a look! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zORv8wwiadQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mF_anaVcCXg After viewing: […]