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Honoring Humanity in the Heat & Light of Networked Networks

When galaxies collide, tens of billions of stars pass close enough to each other that the immense gravitational fields encompassing entire solar systems push and pull on each other, tempting planets to change orbit; few stars or planets actually collide. 630 more words

Access2good

ACCESS to GOOD

The ACCESS to GOOD Project is an open, collaborative, ongoing reporting process, aiming to identify observable levers of action for adding value, momentum, and scope to investments in climate action and resilient human development. 830 more words

Climate Solutions

Stupid, Stupid Economics

Whenever I open the paper I read yet another article that makes me despair of the competence of our politicians in managing our affairs. The latest example occurred when I read that our Chancellor of the Exchequer was going to fund the increase in spending on the National Health Service (NHS) by ending grants given to student nurses to fund their training and instead make them fund their own training by forcing them to take out loans. 1,340 more words

Economics

Rule no longer applies to pregnancy

“As many of you know, we’ve been trying to have a baby for a while now,” Teigen wrote.

“It hasn’t been easy, but we kept trying because we can’t wait to bring our first child into the world and grow our family.” 192 more words

Lifestyle

Pope Calls for Dialogue & Mutual Empowerment

In his historic address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress, Pope Francis called America “a land of dreams”, which he said can lead the world in a shift to deep, inclusive politics and economics that brings people together, eliminates harm, and guarantees dignity and reciprocity.  1,902 more words

Human Scale Economics

The Regeneration Charter: a manifesto for generative design

Inspiration

When I ran for VP of Communications for my graduate program’s student association, I mentioned the idea of creating a Charter Message for our association of students to serve as a long term manifesto that would guide and inspire. 872 more words

Building The Green Economy

Leveraging Linkages from the SDGs into Climate Action

by Sarabeth Brockley and Joseph Robertson

Late on Sunday, August 2, the member states of the United Nations succeeded in adopting by consensus an ambitious outcome document from the intergovernmental negotiations on 17 global goals for reducing human suffering and expanding dignity, peace, opportunity and resilience. 2,207 more words

Climate Solutions