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Limits to growth – 2002 predictions and evidence since

I am reading the 2002 update to Limits to Growth (http://www.amazon.com/Limits-Growth-The-30-Year-Update/dp/193149858X), a book originally published in 1972. The book describes models run to simulate how the planet, ecosystem and economy will react to the collision between exponential growth and finite … Continue reading

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Rio disappointment

Yet another climate conference has come and gone with essentially no material progress towards tackling one of the most important challenges humanity has ever faced. Is that hyperbole?  I don’t think so. The rate at which humans are altering the … Continue reading

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