Cities must rethink themselves in the context of planetary change. What role do cities play in Earth’s evolution?
Whoa! Richly considered article with a lexicon that goes right to my soul. It’s a question of human scale holding us back from understanding the scope of the possibilities on this planet. I think my friend Bob Russell would’ve loved this article. “Understanding the co-evolution of human and natural systems is key to build a resilient society and transform our habitat. One of the greatest questions in biology today is whether natural selection is the only process driving evolution and what the other potential forces might be.”