Jeremy Rifkin is an American economic and social theorist, writer, public speaker, political advisor, and activist. Rifkin is the author of 20 bestselling books about the impact of scientific and technological changes on the economy, the workforce, society, and the environment. The books have been translated into more than 35 languages. His most recent books […]
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Tony Seba’s Clean Disruption Keynote presentation at the Swedbank Nordic Energy Summit in Oslo, Norway, March 17th, 2016. The keynote, based on the book ‘Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation’ assert that four technology categories will disrupt energy and transportation by: 1- Batteries / Energy Storage 2- Electric Vehicles 3- Self-Driving Vehicles 4- Solar Energy […]
An introductory overview of the GT framework and vision
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. TEDxJaffa partnered with The British Council [http://www.britishcouncil.org.il/en], which connects people with learning opportunities and creative ideas from the UK. BIRAX [http://www.britishcouncil.org.il/en/programmes/science/birax] (the Britain Israel Research and Academic Exchange Partnership) is a £10 million initiative of the British Council and British […]
Video interview with Alex Steffen, Planetary Futurist. A guest of the “Visions of a Sustainable World” Speaker Series at Yale, Steffen shows how the tools to transform our cities and suburbs into sustainable communities are already emerging, and why that transformation will leave us better off. Alex Steffen is a leading voice on social innovation […]
This 10′ video presents highlights of an interview with Dr. Robert Costanza about his views on getting to a desirable and sustainable future for humanity while respecting biophysical constraints of the planet. Explores achieving a positive shared vision for a high quality of life in a “full world” that privileges human happiness over economic growth. […]
This 10 minute video presents highlights of an interview with Dr. Paul Raskin about his views on the pathways necessary to achieve a sustainable planetary civilization in the near-term future. Dr. Raskin posits that a global citizens movement and a Copernican shift in how humans perceive their relationship to earth are both necessary. Dr. Raskin […]
CUBA ASÍ ENFRENTÓ EL CRIMINAL BLOQUEO:DOCUMENTO QUE ROMPE EL CERCO MEDIÁTICO Y LA SATANIZACIÓN QUE LOS MEDIOS DEL PODER FINANCIERO HACEN CONTRA ESTE PARADIGMATICO PUEBLO Y SUS LÍDERES(ECONOMÍA,ECOLOGÍA,CIENCIA SOCIALISTA PARA SERVIR..):”El poder de una comunidad que coopera y cuida de sí entre sí y convierte una crisis profunda en una oportunidad de desarrollo,este sí,humano y […]
Academy Award-winning actor and U.N. Messenger of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio, interviews individuals from every facet of society in both developing and developed nations, who provide unique, impassioned and pragmatic views on what must be done today and in the future to prevent the demise of climate change.
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One day we walked into a school to discuss the causes and effects of global warming with the little scholars and take their view. They were surprised to learn that we were Climateers as it was a new word added to their vocabulary. They were aware of Mountaineers, Engineers and even Musketeers, but not Climateers. […]
Daniel Pinchbeck is the author of How Soon is Now? We are on the brink of an ecological mega-crisis threatening the future of life on earth and our actions over the next few years may well determine the destiny of our descendants. Between a manifesto and a tactical plan of action, How Soon is Now? […]
Nick Hanauer is a rich guy, an unrepentant capitalist — and he has something to say to his fellow plutocrats: Wake up! Growing inequality is about to push our societies into conditions resembling pre-revolutionary France. Hear his argument about why a dramatic increase in minimum wage could grow the middle class, deliver economic prosperity … […]
The fourth Capra film in the Bell Telephone Series. Released Feb. 12, 1958. Expresses an early concern about climate change.
Writer & Philosopher Daniel Pinchbeck describes the imminent shift in consciousness that is transforming our world. Daniel Pinchbeck is the author of Breaking Open the Head (Broadway Books, 2002) and 2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl (Tarcher/Penguin. 2006). He is the Executive Director of Evolver.net, which produces Reality Sandwich, the Evolver Intensives, and The Evolver Network, […]
Latter part of the talk. Full speech can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fK0rXRmC4DQ Text version: https://populationmatters.org/documents/rsa_attenborough.pdf
What is the biggest problem facing the planet right now? Humanity’s population explosion. Sadhguru looks at the need to control our population growth to save ourselves and the planet. “If future generations have to live well, we have to conduct our lives consciously,” he reminds us. **************************************** Transcript: http://isha.sadhguru.org/blog/video/population-explosion/ Questioner: Sadhguru, I have heard you […]
Climate change is a much-talked about topic nowadays, with many solutions being put forth and argued over. Sadhguru looks at how controlling human population is the only solution to eliminate the crisis we have created on the planet. More Videos & Blogs on Website Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev – The Founder of Isha Foundation Yogi, mystic […]
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The observed changes in climate are already having wide-ranging impacts on ecosystems, the economy and on human health and well-being in Europe. New records continue to be set on global and European temperatures, sea levels and reduced sea ice in the Arctic. Precipitation patterns are changing, generally making wet regions in Europe wetter and dry […]