Tag Archives: Climate change

Quora – What do younger generations like Millennials think of climate change and their future, and the generations before them?

What do younger generations like Millennials think of climate change and their future, and the generations before them? Younger people generally tend to have simpler models of the world around them, but those models often have different sets of assumptions … 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 – If you could only pick one to believe in, would you pick climate change or evolution, and why?

If you could only pick one to believe in, would you pick climate change or evolution, and why? This question does not work on several different levels. 1/ I don’t believe anything. I have multiple working hypotheses, conjectures and heuristics … Continue reading

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Quora – Is human activity really destroying the planet?

Quora – Is human activity really destroying the planet? Destroying the planet as a whole, no. Changing it – yes – certainly that. Driving some species to extinction – most certainly. Seriously disrupting the ecosystems that were present pre-industrial humanity … Continue reading

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Quora – Is there any case of environmental change caused by human activity?

Quora – Is there any case of environmental change caused by human activity? Many. Loss of forest cover over much of the land. Loss of wetlands in many places. Creation of deserts by over grazing. Dust bowl in USA. We … Continue reading

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Quora – Why does the older generation fail to understand climate anxiety?

Quora – Why does the older generation fail to understand climate anxiety? It gets really complex, and part of it is that older people have lived through the Cuban missile crisis, cold war, economic collapse, and are still living. Some … Continue reading

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