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Business as Unusual

John Huston told me he and Welles were always trying to stick each other with the tab and once faked simultaneous heart attacks at a restaurant in Paris. 970 more words

Ecological Resilience

#3 .Difference between engineering, ecological and social-ecological resilience

Engineering and ecological resilience are two early definitions of resilience that came from enviromental science and ecological science; their fundamental differences i.e. one heavily based on biological science (ecological resilience) and other based on environmental science based on physical science and engineering (engineering resilience); causing lots of conflicts and misunderstandings. 855 more words

System Thinking

Did Deforestation Spring Zika?

This is the first of three clips in which I’m interviewed by the Real News Network about the outbreak of Zika virus across Latin America. 89 more words

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Yellow Science Journalism

Apparently there’s a liberal equivalent to Donald Trump’s Sinophobic expediency.

In a New York Times op-ed yesterday, Sonia Shah, the author of a forthcoming book… 239 more words

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The book rollout continues.

Here’s the Tumblr page for my new book, Big Farms Make Big Flu. It’ll include author appearances, reviews, events around the book, vids and articles, and related curiosities. 17 more words

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Is Ebola Vaccine-Resistant?

The Freudian unconscious also has a formal aspect and is not merely a matter of content: recall the cases where Freud interprets a dream so that what is repressed/excluded from its content returns as a feature of the form of the dream…the true secret of the dream is not its content…but the form itself. 551 more words

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Five of us Meadowcreekers took a trek into the Big Woods yesterday.  The White River, Arkansas and Mississippi Rivers come together there and flood regularly into each other.   998 more words