Contents

Averting Ecocide

Age of the nuclear moron

When optimism spells disaster

The Elders are rebelling

Eight nations now have the power to terminate civilization

Early warning of a runaway climate

Learning to think as a species

World is facing a water crisis

Earth is now a ‘toxic planet’

Time for the world’s great Faiths to save humanity

You ‘eat’ 30 kilos of soil a day

Why Homo sapiens needs a new name

Heading off a global resources crisis

Earth at risk of ecological breakdown

Women must lead – if humanity is to survive

Can humanity survive the 21st Century?