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|Favorite green websites/publications:
Not really a green website, but fun to bounce around:
|Favorite non-profit organization
||Union of Concerned Scientists
|If I could change one thing in the world, it would be:
||Breed a new species of human that acted out of a sense of enlightened self-interest and understood the difference between short-term and long-term risks.
|I think the most important environmental issue is:
||There isn't a single most important issue, they're all related. We're at the end stage of the Rubik's Cube, and the final solution will involve several simultaneous moves. Reductionism is misguided.
|The greenest thing I do is:
||Commute by bicycle
|What does "sustainability" mean to me:
||There is no such thing.
|Why am I passionate about being green?
||Because the Easter Islanders didn't recognize they lived in an environment with limited resources either.
||Not as big a jerk as I seem to be.
gcnp58's Recent Activity
Tom Toles on Bjorn Lomborg
gcnp58 posted in this thread in News & Policy 4/22/10 at 9:01am | 1 replies | 2588 views
Possible explanation for why geologists are often climate skeptics?
Leonard Pitts (Miami Herald) on denialism. Sound familiar to anyone?
gcnp58 posted in this thread in News & Policy 2/23/10 at 2:38pm | 9 replies | 1458 views
Global warming cartoons
gcnp58 posted in this thread in News & Policy 2/22/10 at 12:02pm | 18 replies | 65115 views
New reports from the NAS that might be of interest ...
gcnp58 posted in this thread in News & Policy 2/5/10 at 9:40am | 0 replies | 2901 views
NAS podcast on the hidden costs of energy in the US
gcnp58 posted in this thread in News & Policy 2/5/10 at 9:37am | 0 replies | 2913 views
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