Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Losing the war against the planet
We knew we had picked up a fight we couldn't win when we tackled a whole planet, but perhaps we didn't expect that the planet would fight back so viciously and so effectively. 2011 has been a year of environmental disasters in numbers and intensity never seen before. And we ain't seen nothing yet!
Give a look of the photos of the rout of humankind at thinkprogress and also at Desdemona Despair.
(for the Desdemona link - H.T. Cristiano Bottone)
Ugo Bardi is a member of the Club of Rome and the author of "Extracted: how the quest for mineral resources is plundering the Planet" (Chelsea Green 2014)