Population overshoot, peak everything, a crack like addiction to carbon has pushed us to and over the cliff of our planets boundaries.
All the low hanging fruit has been plucked and in many ways wasted on indulgent extravagance. The piper is calling and the movie is coming to a climax, the clarion call has been ” FIRE” and rather than act the warning has been ignored.
More discussion, in excellent piece by by Nafeez Ahmed: ‘Parliamentary group warns that global fossil fuels could peak in less than 10 years, where it says: ‘A report commissioned on behalf of a cross-party group of British MPs authored by a former UK government advisor, the first of its kind, says that industrial civilisation is currently on track to experience “an eventual collapse of production and living standards” in the next few decades if business-as-usual continues.
‘The report published by the new All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Limits to Growth, which launched in the House of Commons on Tuesday evening, reviews the scientific merits of a controversial 1972 model by a team of MIT scientists, which forecasted a possible collapse of civilisation due to resource depletion‘.