In 2012, “Nature” published a study led by more than 20 researchers from the top scientific institutions […]

How the world is combating the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Since the beginning of 2020, every aspect of our world has changed in an unrecognizable way.   […]

Jane Goodall Interview: What It Means to Be Human

Jane Goodall’s early research studying chimpanzees helped shape the self-understanding of our species and recalled modern Western […]

Deforestation and world population sustainability: a quantitative analysis

In this paper we afford a quantitative analysis of the sustainability of current world population growth in […]

Safe Climate: A Report of the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment

This is a report of good practices demonstrating that effective actions are available to simultaneously address climate […]

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Who Can Win America’s Politics of Humiliation?

Trump or Biden? About four years ago, without asking anybody, I changed my job description. It used […]

Long-Haulers Are Redefining COVID-19

Lauren Nichols has been sick with COVID-19 since March 10, shortly before Tom Hanks announced his diagnosis […]

What Indigenous Wisdom Can Teach Us About Economics

This article is part of the #CuraDaTerra essay series, focused on Indigenous perspectives and alternatives to industrial […]

Extinction Rebellion Podcast Episode 13 –The Future is Local, with Helena Norberg-Hodge and Jyoti Fernandes

In this week’s episode Jessica interviews two inspirational women: Helen Norberg-Hodge, the founder of Local Futures; and […]

Basic income and a global commons

Genuine climate justice means thinking big when it comes to economic inequality. A ‘carbon fee and dividend’ […]

Our power comes from acting without escape from our pain

As global heating speeds up, humanity can no longer assume to control our destiny. We can let […]

Debating the Pros and Cons of Deep Adaptation? Start Here with a New Edition of Original Paper

Two years after the original 2018 Deep Adaptation paper was released, an updated version is now available. […]

Measuring regenerative economics: 10 principles and measures undergirding systemic economic health

Applying network science concepts and methods to economic systems is not a new idea. In the last […]

Theoretical Physicists Say 90% Chance of Societal Collapse Within Several Decades

Deforestation and rampant resource use is likely to trigger the ‘irreversible collapse’ of human civilization unless we […]

A world-renowned climate research site near Crested Butte is now protected by a conservation easement

Colorado Open Lands’ easement on 270 acres to protect the Rocky Mountain Biological Lab prevents development and […]

The Damage We’re Not Attending To

Scientists who study complex systems offer solutions to the pandemic World War II bomber planes returned from […]

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Overpopulation and water scarcity leading to world future food crisis

OVERPOPULATION   The future of our food supply should undoubtedly be the number one concern of our world […]

Racism Is Killing the Planet

The ideology of white supremacy leads the way toward disposable people and a disposable natural world. Last […]

FirstEARTH.LIVE – Regenerative AI

ART (Advanced Regenerative Technology) for EARTH Our Regenerative AI project will be an open and transparent collaboration […]

The Coronavirus Is Rewriting Our Imaginations

What felt impossible has become thinkable. The spring of 2020 is suggestive of how much, and how […]

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Building BRIDGEs | Cross-Sectoral Approaches to Biodiversity Conservation: Governance, Natural Resource Management, and “Thinking and Working Politically”

The Wilson Center’s Environmental Change & Security Program, in partnership with USAID’s BRIDGE project, held the second […]

Understanding Our Pandemic – Economy Predicament

The world’s number one problem today is that the world’s population is too large for its resource […]

Introducing the concept of Demographic justice

People and organisations talking about Human population dynamics have found that a lot of people in particular […]

Finding God in the Pandemic: When We Ignore Science, We Ignore God

As viral deaths spiral heavenward, so too must many a prayer these days.  It’s a behavior inbedded […]

The Fierce Urgency of Now.* The Deployment of Negative Emission Technologies (Nets) by Regional International Organizations