Tag Archives: civilization

How Western civilisation could collapse

I stumbled on a really interesting article on Pocket the other day. It bore a note at its foot: This post originally appeared on BBC Future and was published April 18, 2017. This article is republished here with permission. So, … Continue reading

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A brown new deal | The Consciousness of Sheep

Those lucky enough to die of old age often fall into a very peaceful state – not dissimilar to the deep relaxation sought after by meditation practitioners – from which they simply slip away. Since 1958, though, one of the … Continue reading

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