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On THE GREEN: GADGETS

Article: On THE GREEN: GADGETS

What can you do with a green gadget? The possibilities are endlessly encouraging. Gadgets are perfect for inclusion into BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET because they are so wonderfully surprising. They can allow humans to do things they never even imagined were possible. This week is all about saluting inventors and people who are…

Science Fiction Meets Climate Crisis

Article: Science Fiction Meets Climate Crisis

Social science fiction requires a great deal of creativity at the same time that it draws upon an observant understanding of the world today. Social science fiction attempts to theorize the possibilities of human societies and the big innovations that can change the world. The helicopter, the internet, virtual reality, robots, telephones, space travel, the…