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    All the modelling we do shows that the climate is poised on the jump up to a new hot state. It is accelerating so fast that you could say that we are already in it.

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  2. 9

    If you start any large theory, such as quantum mechanics, plate tectonics, evolution, it takes about 40 years for mainstream science to come around. Gaia has been going for only 30 years or so.

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  3. 8

    The oil companies regard nuclear power as their rival, who will reduce their profits, so they put out a lot of disinformation about nuclear power.

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  4. 7

    I suspect any worries about genetic engineering may be unnecessary. Genetic mutations have always happened naturally, anyway.

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  5. 6

    Nature favors those organisms which leave the environment in better shape for their progeny to survive.

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    Let's make hay while it lasts.

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  7. 4

    There aren't just bad people that commit genocide; we are all capable of it. It's our evolutionary history.

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    Evolution is a tightly coupled dance, with life and the material environment as partners. From the dance emerges the entity Gaia.

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    I have heard that the Saudi Arabians are paying Greenpeace to campaign against Nuclear Power. It wouldn't surprise me at all.

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    NASA will send up a big sun shade that will be in orbit between the earth and sun and deflect 2 or 3 percent of the sunshine back into space. It would be cheaper than the international space station.

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  11. Last Update: 1 February 2023

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