Jan 25,2010 comment Re: Alternative Energy Newswire’s We need not make any important sacrifices for natural life style I wish I could get the next level of thinking to spread as easily as the old thinking keeps spreading… How we are all “buying better products” is making waves in nature that are indeed simply too big.
Letter to NPR – You say “all things considered”. How about looking around to see what you’ve been missing? If familiar ideas seem exhausted, what chance is there someone with surprising new observations on our various “wicked problems” would have something worth looking into? What if such a person were a physical systems scientist,
Holding corporate money to a higher standard of truthfulness can now becomes profitable with the supreme court’s removal of all controls on corporate speech .. Friends, I’ve been sort of waiting for this. “Fiduciary duty > noun: the legal duty of a fiduciary to act in the best interests of the beneficiary” It occurred to
A reply to Bill Dixon on Global Foresight regarding Soddy and the need for changing assumptions in economics. ++++ I do agree with you generally, but it seems that the specific forms that things take come from how they individually develop *within* the possibilities allowed by “the laws of nature” as limits on their individuality. Economies
In response to a post by Marshall Goldsmith of Harvard Business review on Dan Arley, the author of “Predictably Irrational”, for which Marshall posted a thank-you note. There’s a great way to actually trace a lot of these phenomena as they happen December 26, 2008 at 1:32 PM (w/ minor edit) Marshall, There’s a great way
There’s an enormous omission being made. This week is a critical time to raise it. Human culture is part of a physical world, and we are neglecting discussion of the entire spectrum of physical causes of the collapse.Despite the rather long list of direct physical causes we are all discussing ONLY the cultural causes. That’s