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RCast 154 – [Climate & Coordination] Aug 27 2021 – exciting CBC-Casper update, media’s role in climate denial, 1 billion children at risk, moving an entire town

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0:00:00 – Intro

0:01:11 – Nora article – A billion children are at ‘extremely high risk’ of climate shocks, UNICEF says – https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn….

0:06:49 – Greg – heat and water scarcity are going to be one of the major problems – In India, there is an aquifer that serves untold millions that is now at a quarter of its capacity and no sign of replenishing

0:07:50 – Lake Mead reservoir – Western U.S. states face federal water cuts for 1st time amid reservoir shortage – U.S. officials on Monday declared the first-ever water shortage from a river that serves 40 million people in the West, triggering cuts to some Arizona farmers next year amid a gripping drought. https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/united-…

0:10:35 – Greg – chemistry of the oceans

0:12:51 – Nora article: A midwestern town moved uphill to survive the elements. Can others do the same? https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2…

0:19:34 – Darryl – Re: something Greg said that if you want to protect your future – develop relationships with those people you can trust with your life as opposed to relation ships around trusting the next transaction. Greg – what can happen when people get together is truly incredible.

0:25:20 – Darryl: paraphrasing Wynston Churchill: Coops are the worst way to govern a layer 1 blockchain platform, except for all the others. Nora – via Atticbee – the queue-less leaders. Douglas Rushkoff: https://onezero.medium.com/cant-we-us…

0:26:34 – Steve Ross-Talbot – article – How the BBC let climate deniers walk all over it – George Monbiot – The fossil-fuel multinationals fund ‘thinktanks’ and ‘research institutes’. But it’s gullible public service broadcasters that give them credibility https://www.theguardian.com/commentis…

0:36:22 – Darryl asks Greg about what’s been happening with CBC-Casper. Nutzipper shifted finalization to states rather than blocks.

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