Dr. Miranda Corcoran – A Distant Dystopian Fiction Becomes a Tangible Chaotic Reality

Early science fiction often imagined apocalyptic scenarios in which, bereft of human inhabitants, the earth continues to flourish. Often in these stories some catastrophe – a nuclear war or a deadly disease – decimates the population, leaving few, if any, survivors behind. Yet, with people vanished from the globe, nature is replenished. The earth is covered in resplendent greenery, animals multiply, water runs clear and … Continue reading Dr. Miranda Corcoran – A Distant Dystopian Fiction Becomes a Tangible Chaotic Reality

Climate emergency, is it finally time?

Ramya Baskaran discusses the climate emergency and how seriously we should be taking it.  It’s a common consensus that our world needs help. Mother Nature is in distress. She needs her children to understand this and act upon the climate emergency.  Is it finally time?  The climate emergency is different from climate change. Climate change is defined as a change in global or regional climatic … Continue reading Climate emergency, is it finally time?