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Earth: More Than a Raw Material — an Ecosystem

Earth: More Than a Raw Material — an Ecosystem

For too long our civilization has treated the planet as 100% raw material, 0% living ecosystem. It’s a severe misperception and a mistake that, multiplied by some seven billion people, can no longer be ignored. As an entrepreneur I readily admit that business is especially culpable. There is perhaps no […]

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Clear and Present Solutions for the Climate Crisis

Clear and Present Solutions for the Climate Crisis

The conversation around climate change seems to be shifting from “Is it real?” and “Is it really all that serious?” to are more earnest and urgent, “Well now what do we do?” And the answers is? Wide-ranging and often unclear. We have the sensible but mundane: change your lightbulbs, ride, […]

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Why Magic Lost to Technology (and why it’s making a comeback)

Why Magic Lost to Technology (and why it’s making a comeback)

Somewhere during human history magic lost to technology. Technology came to dominate our mindshare while magic was relegated to superstition. I, like many, assumed magic lost because it turned out not to be real. As a young techno-capitalist I was ok with this; I was into computers and the whole […]