The Theoretical Individual

Imagination, Ethics and the Future of Humanity From the publisher: How can the one influence the many? […]

Money Plant by Tax Credits | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

Ecological Economics for the Anthropocene: An emerging paradigm

Editors Brown and Timmerman bring together a comprehensive look at the origins of ecological economic, how the […]

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Prosperity Without Growth: Economics for a Finite Planet

Throughout this book, Jackson tackles the questions of: What is prosperity? Can greater prosperity be achieved without […]

Dust Storm by  Marquette University | Flickr | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

How the World Breaks: Life in Catastrophe’s Path, from the Caribbean to Siberia

The age of natural disasters is coming to a close. Where we once saw spontaneous destruction from […]

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The Anthropocene: Humanity’s lasting influence on Earth

A new factsheet from Transition Earth provides a brief overview of what it means to have entered […]

Students from the Kiriwaneliya Singla School, the school is partially funded by AusAID through a partnership with World Vision. | Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade | Flickr | CC BY 2.0

State of the World 2017 | EarthEd: Rethinking education on a changing planet

In its State of the World 2017 publication, The Worldwatch Institute¬†turns its attention to how education systems […]

Message From the Unseen World a permanent installation beneath Bishop's Bridge Road celebrates Alan Turing through a collaborative piece by United Visual Artists that uses a Turing-inspired algorithm to shuffle the words of a poem by Nick Drake. Image by R~P~M | Flickr | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

The tech threat: Moving towards a dystopian future

Technologies that will shape our future are already in play around us, and they will soon wreak […]

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Scientists, Stop Thinking Explaining Science Will Fix Things

How can scientists effectively communicate science? If the goal is to change opinions, Tim Requarth suggests moving […]

The possibility of an encounter by Michel Schmid | Flickr | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Ideal Algebra, a novel by Michael Charles Tobias

A new novel from Dancing Star Foundation¬†President Michael Charles Tobias: It is the early 21st century, in […]

Ae'o or Hawaiian stilt  (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni) | Photo by Minette Layne | Flickr | CC BY-NC 2.0

Biological Extinction | Paul R. Ehrlich

How to Save the Natural World on Which We Depend Paul R. Ehrlich presents during the workshop […]