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NEW QUESTIONS FOR LEADERSHIP TIPPING POINTS

New Questions for Leadership Tipping Points

The opportunity and ability to step into a tipping point makes us feel responsible, powerful, and apprehensive.

Every decision both responds to and creates a tipping point. 272 more words

Boom and Busted

BIOGRAPHIC

In trying to untangle a mysterious herring collapse from the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, scientists in Prince William Sound are revealing just how resilient—and unpredictable—marine ecosystems can be. 272 more words

Science

New Project: Agent Based Models & Ecosystem Tipping Points

Things continue to keep rapidly changing this year, and I’ve started on another new academic project!

Back in May I started a new Post-Doc Research Fellowship in the Global Environmental Change and Earth Observation group in the Geography and Environment dept. 207 more words

Academia

The Future Ain't What It Used To Be

Update July 20, 2017: The broad Reimagining the Future presentation has been updated and available for download via this Link.

For those that have taken the… 1,042 more words

The Future Of Humanity

Temperature targets

I realise Michael Tobis is planning a follow-up to his post, but I thought would quickly pen this post about temperature targets, for example the Paris target of… 416 more words

Climate Change

Gradual CO2 buildup can trigger sudden climate tipping points

GR:  Turning points, cascading failures, tipping points, and positive feedback loops are some of the terms used to describe our precarious thin-ice position. This story describes more evidence that devastating sudden events can occur. 195 more words

Climate Change