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Year of Forests

2011 is the International Year of Forests. What does this mean? Are we going to cut fewer trees this year? That would be nice. Are we going to fine companies this year that cut more trees than they replace? Are … Continue reading

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Our future – 3 possible outcomes

Tim Flannery’s book – Weather Makers sends a serious message to humanity – at least to those who care to read it.  In his book he talks about Paul Crutzen who received a Nobel prize for his work on eliminating … Continue reading

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The WIIFM syndrome

I’m sure you are familiar with the WIIFM syndrome. What’s In It For Me? In our society people will change only if it benefits them. Not exatcly a smart behaviour of a species with a highly evolved brain. If I … Continue reading

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