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Quora – Why do humans seek so much for division?

Quora – Why do humans seek so much for division? The notion of truth divides. All binary notions divide. When one imposes a simple binary model onto a complex reality, it necessitates division. If there is a range of temperature, … Continue reading

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Quora – Can one person really make a difference in climate change?

Can one person really make a difference in climate change? Every person makes a difference in climate change, but most are completely unaware of how much. Climate has gone through many changes in the past, some of them significant enough … Continue reading

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Quora – How could stronger climate actions be successfully aligned with development imperatives?

Quora – How could stronger climate actions be successfully aligned with development imperatives? What do you mean by “development imperatives”? If you mean the idea of using money, then there is no stable solution to the problem. If you mean … Continue reading

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Quora – Why didn’t the human mind evolve to think only positive, pleasant, and nice things over the course of many thousands of years of evolution?

Quora – Why didn’t the human mind evolve to think only positive, pleasant, and nice things over the course of many thousands of years of evolution? Because reality is not generally positive and pleasant. Reality is often dangerous. Evolution rewards … Continue reading

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Quora – Does evolution tend more towards an increase or a decrease in complexity?

Quora – Does evolution tend more towards an increase or a decrease in complexity? Several others have written reasonable responses, but none look clearly at the strategic contexts that create complexity. There is a sense in which there must be … Continue reading

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Quora – Will you stand with the youth who are fighting for the environment?

Will you stand with the youth who are fighting for the environment? I’ve been “fighting” for the environment, and for humanity acting cooperatively, since before many of the parents of those “youth” were born. Who should be standing with whom???

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Quora – Will we ever have enough food to feed everybody?

Quora – Will we ever have enough food to feed everybody? Got merged to Is there enough food on the planet to feed everyone right now? As others have noted – we already do produce enough food for everyone. It … Continue reading

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