The beast of prey that, today, we call "Globalization" is facing the same problem that the old Roman Empire was facing in its times...
Articles: Resource Depletion (505)
Industry expert warns of grim future of 'recession' driven 'resource wars' at University College London lecture.
The issue of our collective state of denial had been bothering me for a year or two by the time Michael Moore showed up in Madison.
What will happen when an unsustainable system attempts to keep running as if the resources necessary for its continuation still existed?
The fact that we can’t make professional institutions that duplicate the functions of family suggest that there is something about families that cannot be marketed, sold, professionalized or made into cookie cutter product...
An interpretation of the recent crisis as due to mineral scarcity.
So, ladies and gentleman, let me start with this recent book of mine. It is titled "The Plundered Planet."
Sometimes considered a taboo subject, the issue of population runs as an undercurrent in virtually all discussions of modern challenges.
One of the most illuminating voices in the British media at the moment is Nafeez Ahmed, who has been regularly writing about peak oil, climate change, geopolitics and how they all overlap...
Former career mining professional Simon Michaux gives a public lecture describing the onset of 'peak mining' and its various implications for natural resource management.