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21st Century Problems

Disco Baboon
 
A Crude Awakening: the Oil Crash [DVD]
A Crude Awakening: the Oil Crash [DVD]
"Peak oil means fuel will become increasingle more expensive. The age of cheap energy is probably over. But there may be a positive: if  transporting goods around the world becomes more expensive then more local trade and production may be the result. Gotta look on the bright side :o)"
A Short History of the Future: Surviving the 2030 Spike
A Short History of the Future: Surviving the 2030 Spike
"Pragmatic look at the problems and opportunites of this century. Doesn't pull any punches but does provide an optimistic picture if we make the right choices now."
An Inconvenient Truth [DVD] [2006]
An Inconvenient Truth [DVD] [2006]
"You can't say nobody told you so. Climate change isn't going to go away. Maybe Al Gore was meant to lose the election to produce this!"
Globalization: Take It Personally (How Globalization affects you and powerful ways to challenge it)
Globalization: Take It Personally (How Globalization affects you and powerful ways to challenge it)
"Coffee table guide to the horrors of the present World economic system and some suggested solutions."
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive
"So, will we create a new better world or end up in the rubbish bin of history to be dug up by archeologists of the future?"
Fueling the Future: How the Battle Over Energy Is Changing Everything (Ingenuity Project)
Fueling the Future: How the Battle Over Energy Is Changing Everything (Ingenuity Project)
"Fueling the Future: hopefully."
Resource Wars
Resource Wars
"The potential conflicts about all those pesky things that keep our civilisations going, like water, food, air."
Party's Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies
Party's Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies
"Oh, bum, I wanna keep partying!! Funny how climate change is now big news but the 'Hubbert Peak' of oil production doesn't get any coverage."
The Revenge of Gaia: Why the Earth is Fighting Back and How We Can Still Save Humanity
The Revenge of Gaia: Why the Earth is Fighting Back and How We Can Still Save Humanity
"Sustainable development, Lovelock argues, is no longer possible, and the only open to us may be a 'sustainable retreat'. You may be surprised to know that he supports Nuclear Power as part of our (UK) energy portfolio."
Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Decline in Earth's Resources
Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Decline in Earth's Resources
"Indicates how we might make the transition from the Age of Excess to the Era of Modesty with grace and satisfaction, while preserving the best of our collective achievements."
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
"How the elite push forward their agenda thru fear and uncertainty."
The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy: A Trilogy in Five Parts
The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy: A Trilogy in Five Parts
"'Energise the energy beams' Light poured out of the hatchways. 'I don't know,' said the voice on the PA, 'apathetic bloody planet, I've no sympathy at all.'  There was a terrible ghastly silence. There was a terrible ghastly noise. There was a terrible ghastly silence"