Eight nations now have the power to terminate civilization

Eight nations now have sufficient weapons of mass destruction to end civilization worldwide in a nuclear winter. Far from receding, the nuclear threat to human survival has never been greater. One of the huge advances from recent climate science is a far better understanding of the world’s atmosphere. From this, leading scientists have concluded it … Continue reading Eight nations now have the power to terminate civilization

Early warning of a runaway climate

Global warming is edging perilously close to out-of-control, according to scientific reports from round the planet. This means that time is running out if we want to preserve our world in a stable, healthy and productive state, capable of feeding and supporting humanity. The great concern is the dramatic rise, over the last three years, in methane … Continue reading Early warning of a runaway climate

Time for world’s great Faiths to make peace – and save humanity

If human civilization is to survive the ten great threats now bearing down upon it, it will demand a concerted effort by all the world’s great religions and belief systems, a leading science writer says. Massive risks in the form of ecological collapse, resource depletion, weapons of mass destruction, climate change, global poisoning, food insecurity, … Continue reading Time for world’s great Faiths to make peace – and save humanity