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Descent into a New Dark Age?

Descent into a New Dark Age?

As a civilization, have we started our descent into a new dark age? Certainly, if we just focus on our ever-expanding scientific and technological frontiers, the very notion of a new dark age does seem a little preposterous. Just...

Climate Change, Violence and War

Climate Change, Violence and War

One does not need to be a climate scientist to work out that, in spite of government rhetoric to the contrary, there is absolutely no real movement in the direction of global emission reduction at the scale needed. That...

Seeking a Resilient Society

Seeking a Resilient Society

One response to growing concerns about resource depletion, sustainability and climate change is so-called mitigation or transition strategies designed to increase community resilience. These are now seen as a vital part of climate change adaptation. If we can’t stop...

Is Environmental Collapse Our Future?

Is Environmental Collapse Our Future?

It is perhaps not surprising that many otherwise sensible, knowledgeable people are now starting to talk seriously about the potential collapse of our civilization due to runaway global warming. After years of optimistically asserting that all we needed to...

Legacy of the Druids

Legacy of the Druids

 The role of first the Druids and then Christian monks in reestablishing civilization. After a catastrophic collapse, not all societies re-emerge as a new civilization. The indigenous North American cultures and the Mayan civilizations, for example, virtually disappeared. A...

Resurrection Earth

Resurrection Earth

Speculating about our uncertain future is today a vital undertaking. Or perhaps more specifically, it is necessary to think about cultural survival strategies and ways we might plan and prepare to build a new civilization on a strange, unfamiliar...

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Climate Emergency News

  • As climate change soaks New England, flash flooding is costing cities 26 February 2024 11:04 am The Boston Globe - Massachusetts “We’re still finding things,” said Mayor Dean Mazzarella, as he glanced at a stack of papers on his desk detailing the public works projects still on his to-do list. The financial burden of weather disasters is weighing on local governments and residents …
  • STEVENS: In hope of the Climate Change Act 26 February 2024 10:48 am Niagara Gazette - New York Remember when the brown smog would lie over Louisville and over Jeffersonville and New Albany? I do. In fact, it was 1971 when I was driving back from an environmental hearing in Frankfort, Kentucky, on Interstate 64 near the Cochran Hill tunnel. There …
  • Pakistan to engage with IMF for 'Bangladesh-style' deal amid climate change challenges 26 February 2024 10:47 am Daily Pakistan ISLAMABAD – Pakistan will engage with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) with plan of increasing the bailout package to $8 billion. Reports in local media said Asian nation is looking into several various options to increase the funds. The upcoming …
  • Global Warming Increases Soil Bacteria Diversity 26 February 2024 10:44 am Technology Networks Register for free to listen to this article Thank you. Listen to this article using the player above. ✖ Want to listen to this article for FREE? Complete the form below to unlock access to ALL audio articles. Warmer soils harbour a greater diversity of …
  • Zim develops policy on adoption, use of electric cars to mitigate climate change 26 February 2024 10:37 am The Herald (Zimbabwe) Freeman Razemba in Geneva, Switzerland Zimbabwe is in the process of developing a National Electric Mobility Policy, a framework towards the adoption, use and disposal of electric vehicles in the country as part of its efforts to mitigate climate change, …
  • EU carbon tariff to have limited impact on climate change: ADB report 26 February 2024 10:11 am Fibre 2 Fashion European Union (EU) import charges on carbon-intensive products are expected to have a limited impact on climate change and only a modest negative effect on economies in Asia and the Pacific, according to research by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).The EU …

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