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Chinese City Clusters Are Struggling to Curb Environmental Degradation

Finchannel.com reports: “China’s city clusters are struggling to prevent the spread of resource depletion and environmental degradation from mega cities to smaller urban centers, according to a new research report by Accenture and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). The … Continue reading

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The Crisis Over California’s Water

This article from CounterPunch.org further illustrates the situation regarding water availability in California: It doesn’t take long once you’ve left the greater Los Angeles area, away from all the lush lawns, water features, green parkways and manicured foliage to see … Continue reading

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Brazil’s water crisis amid drought could lead to rationing

This report by the L.A. Times illustrates how drought is affecting Brazil: A drought in Brazil has led to a water crisis and the country’s largest population center is facing the prospect of rationing. Brazil’s Public Ministry, a federal regulatory … Continue reading

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In The World But Not of The World

Facing the implications of our changing world (loss of food, energy and water sources) can be frightening for many people, understandably. A great truth that has been affirmed by religious traditions down the ages is that people have an aspect … Continue reading

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Peak Oil

Diminishing resources are set to become some of the defining features of our changing world. One such resource is oil, a resource that modern civilisation relies upon a great deal. According to a former BP geologist, we are already past … Continue reading

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Help from Beyond

We are facing many problems on Earth. If you can see that there are countless worlds in the universe, with countless races, you can also see that our problems are not unique. Many other changing worlds have gone through the … Continue reading

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