Posts in Climate and Society
Amasia and the Climate Crisis 2/3: A Sector Map

In an earlier essay we laid out the facts around the climate crisis. In this second installment, we provide a sector map to better understand innovations under way now to counteract the crisis.

Some sectors are self-evident. Others such as remote work and remote learning technologies are not — but these in fact have giant (positive) effects on the climate, especially at scale.

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The Networked Episteme

The nature of human communication — that which makes us an animal unlike any other species — is now at a remarkable juncture. The revolution that started with the telegraph (the first innovation that allowed for communication faster than the velocity of animal power) has accelerated to the point where human society is being radically transformed. The world we know is ending; it is being made anew.

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