Requiem for a Species

How to Save the World

conception of post-civilization all-weather wear by mary mattingly. I ‘ve added professor Clive Hamilton’s new book Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth About Climate Change to my “Save the World Reading List” (retroactively).

2014 101

A Complex Predicament: How Our Energy, Economic and Ecological Systems are Connected (repost)

How to Save the World

And when the vendors can increase their prices, they can also economically justify exploring for and developing more costly, marginal hydrocarbon resources (fracking, deepwater oil, shale oil, tar sands).

2016 74

Collapse Watch

How to Save the World

Since it began, every bit, 100%, of our global industrial culture’s “growth” is attributable to ever-accelerating use of cheap, readily available energy. And they’ll become more and more plentiful as climate change accelerates.

2018 46

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Mzinga (Acquired Prospero, March 2008) “We enable organizations to easily, quickly, and cost-effectively develop branded, integrated communities and social networks comprised of message boards, blogs, ratings, and chats and to manage them using a single, intuitive platform.&#

2008 55

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A veteran of software development, Dion has been working for two decades with leading-edge methods to accelerate project schedules and raise the bar for software quality. 25% of project budget seems to be a rule of thumb as an ongoing cost and remember that it’s not just for the life of implementation, but indeed throughout the life of the community. Community management will actually be an event larger component of total cost of ownership in an Enterprise 2.0

2011 61

The Ideology of Growth

How to Save the World

The advice given by the IMF/World Bank to Asia on what to do when their economies imploded in the 1980s is the exact opposite of what affluent nations are now doing in the same situation. So once again we are distracted by today's crisis (Enron, 9/11, Katrina, and now the financial system meltdown) and our solution, in each case, is to do everything possible, at any cost, to restore things to the way they were before the crisis. BLOG The Ideology of Growth.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

National Academy of Science.found that therichest countries, by their activities, have generated 42 percent ofenvironmental degradation across the world, while shouldering only 3percent of the resulting costs. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2008 46

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

3 The goal is to accelerate the adoption of internal innovations by providing a proving ground and a means to quantify the business value of innovations. While innovation often assumes inspiration, it can be accelerated and amplified with an accepted process of collaboration and selection leading to investment. Conclusion For the past three years we have observed a steady stream of collaborative innovation that has achieved significant business value at relatively low cost.

2007 28

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Thatexploding populations in many struggling nations in Asia, Africa andLatin America will have to be accommodated in affluent nations ofEurope and North America, to prevent a humanitarian crisis ofunprecedented proportions, driving birth and fertility rates way up inaffluent countries as immigration soars. Given the accelerating footprint of the averagehuman on the planet, in every nation, none of us can imagine what aworld with 14 billion humans would -- will -- be like.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

And, just as astonishingly, so doesBushs 2004 win, and the terrifying prospect that Republicanarch-conservatives could be poised to establish a dynasty in the USthat will accelerate the Cheney-Bush regimes project for endless war,bankrupting and dismantling government, and ending the separation ofchurch and state, and which will last until that countrys final,ghastly unraveling occurs (Im betting that will happen later thiscentury).

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

And, just as astonishingly, so doesBushs 2004 win, and the terrifying prospect that Republicanarch-conservatives could be poised to establish a dynasty in the USthat will accelerate the Cheney-Bush regimes project for endless war,bankrupting and dismantling government, and ending the separation ofchurch and state, and which will last until that countrys final,ghastly unraveling occurs (Im betting that will happen later thiscentury).