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Most threats come from progress in science and technology – Stephen Hawking (1942 – 2018)

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.  – Shakespeare, Hamlet (1.5.167-8),  March 14, 2018. The renowned physicist recently discussed his BBC* Reith Lecture1 on black holes.2 It emerged that in response to a… Continue Reading →

Tikopia

This small southwest Pacific island is of special interest because it appears to have achieved sustainable development. An island of 1.8 square miles and 1,200 inhabitants, it is described by Jared Diamond as being “micromanaged for continuous and sustainable food… Continue Reading →

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