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RCAST 118 [Climate and Coordination] Dec 18 2020 -Climate Clock, Green New Deal, GAIA & Cyborgs

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0:00:00 – Intro

0:01:10 – The Climate Clock – https://climateclock.world

0:11:44 – Bill McKibbon – The Climate Debt the US Owes the World https://www.newyorker.com/news/annals…

0:16:33 – The Green New Deal: Why the Fossil Fuel Civilization Will Collapse by 2028 and the Bold Economic to Save Life on Earth – Jeremy Rifkin – https://www.amazon.com/Green-New-Deal…

0:22:27 – The Entrepreneurial State: Debunking Public vs. Private Sector Myths – Mariana Mazzucato – https://www.amazon.com/Entrepreneuria…

0:28:33 – Steve Ross Talbot – our ability to cooperate is humanity’s superpower – making connections – only when humanity stands at the precipice does it change.

0:31:02 – Space Station Spiders build webs without gravity: https://www.digitaltrends.com/news/sp…https://gizmodo.com/space-station-spi… Necessity is the mother of invention

0:33:35 – Greg – “Just in Time” as it applies to quantum mechanics.

0:35:26 – SRT – “Agile” software development. Collective innovation. To some extent involves “necessity is the mother of invention”. Decentralized collaboration – where the innovation will come.

0:38:02 – Gaia principle – planetary intelligence – the film Avatar: https://james-camerons-avatar.fandom….)

0:38:54 – Daniel Schmachtenberger – Humanity’s phase shift: https://youtu.be/nQRzxEobWco?t=12400:41:00 – Elon Musk – neurolink – we are already cyborgs with the iphone. We carry the world’s information in our pocket as an extension of our brains.

0:43:02 – Neil Harbisson – world’s first cyborg – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neil_Ha… Brain implants – medical use vs enhancements.

0:46:19 – Tan Le – the neuro generation: https://www.amazon.com/s?k=tan+lee+th…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIpbE…0:48:54 – we are in the pre-cyborg state – must be able to turn it off / disengage with the digital world.

0:51:33 – disengage at the 11th hour.