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The Future is Here… For Those Who Wish to See It

The Future is Here… For Those Who Wish to See It

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Fragilecologies Archives 27 January 2006 The idea behind the title of this editorial is the following: Many of the scenarios people have discussed about the consequences of future human interactions with various types of ecosystems,…

Weather- and Climate-Proofing: Dreaming the Impossible Dream

Weather- and Climate-Proofing: Dreaming the Impossible Dream

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Fragilecologies Archvies 20 January 2006 Over the years, various governments have proposed programs and technologies designed to weather-proof or climate-proof their countries or vulnerable regions within them. The objectives of such programs could be interpreted…

The Boy Who Cried Wolf… And the Global Warming Debate

The Boy Who Cried Wolf… And the Global Warming Debate

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Fragilecologies Archives 20 December 2005 The debate about the causes behind the global warming of the Earth’s atmosphere still continues three decades, more or less, after it began. One point on which all scientists now…

Humpty Dumpty and the Global Climate System: A Weighty Analogy

Humpty Dumpty and the Global Climate System: A Weighty Analogy

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Fragilecologies Archives 19 December 2005 Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall Humpty Dumpty had a great fall And all the King’s Horses and all the King’s Men Could not put Humpty together again! — Children’s…

Center Of, By, and For African Excellence: Climate, Water, and Weather Affairs

Center Of, By, and For African Excellence: Climate, Water, and Weather Affairs

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Fragilecologies Archives 12 December 2005 Individuals and, collectively, societies have their own perceptions and expectations about the natural flow of the seasons where they live, despite the actual climate in their region. Whenever the actual…