Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Cartoon by the awesome Michael Leunig. And the inevitable anthropocentric arrogance pervades the article. Another Article About How Fake Images and Videos Change Our Perception of Truth: From Joshua Rothman at the New Yorker, another warning about the risks of manipulated media.

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Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void. Read the article or watch the video and find out. Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void. P hysicist Sean Carroll, a leading-edge thinker and researcher on quantum mechanics and astrophysics.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

photo by Ian Nelson of Hanalei Bay, Kaua’i after the April 2018 floods, which swept away some livestock fences and introduced some species to some novel ecosystems. Cartoon by Lisa Rothstein for The New Yorker.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

I sure told them… Postscript on Links: Some of the links below contain qualifiers as to their source (usually referring to Pocket, a free news article digest service). cartoon by David Sipress in The New Yorker. cartoon by Will McPhail in The New Yorker.

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True Story

How to Save the World

Cartoon from poorlydrawnlines. They can be really interesting (many of my most-read articles, and some of the most popular works of non-fiction, consist of lists, often of the “how to” variety; these are all of necessity writers’ syntheses).

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Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

Winning caption, submitted by Audrey Orr, to a recent New Yorker cartoon caption contest; cartoon by Joe Dator. Will the Crash of 2018 Be the First Stage of Civilization’s Collapse?:

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