26 May '11, 9pm

Brilliant, incisive, insightful interview on #climate science and humanity's choices @desmogblog w @CurtStager

Brilliant, incisive, insightful interview on #climate science and humanity's choices @desmogblog w @CurtStager

You write that the Industrial Revolution wasn’t the first indication that our species was living outside the physical limits of the planet, that long before we started burning fossil fuels, we were already messing up the climate through widespread forest clearing, burning and intensive agricultural practices. In your words, “the idea that we are somehow exempt from the ancient laws of the physical world, is what got us into so much trouble in the first place.” (pg 8) Is there any way to shift to a sustainable path, or are we too comfortable as a species to dial back our resource depletion?

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/desmog-interview-curt-stager-au...

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