“THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT”

“THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT”

(You have heard the old story about how the flapping of the wings of a butterfly somewhere in the Amazon jungle results in a storm over the Caribbean weeks later , due to complicated interrelationhips in dynamic systems. Well, we are at a more critical stage now, and...

Who Produces, and Who Benefits?

I read somewhere that in the medieval ages European farmers considered that Nature did the work. Their task as farmers was merely to harvest what nature produced, and for some crops also to plant. This way of looking at natural resource management adds a new aspect to...

POTTED PLANTS IN TRUMP TOWER?

As I have stated, my business is Society and Nature. Are there any potted plants in Trump Tower? I have no idea, but I am sure there are. It is “nice” with ornamental greenery in the office. But does he notice? What does he think about Nature? Does he at all think...

The Weather without Trump

Diplomats from around the world have gathered in Bonn, Germany, for two weeks, to talk about how to operationalise the Agreement reached in Paris in Dec 2015. This includes procedures for how to assess the progress made over time, to begin with the status by 2018. Of...