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How to replace everything in the industrialized world

How to replace everything in the industrialized world

Update: 2021-04-155
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Climate writer and Vox contributor David Roberts talks with Jessika Trancik, Associate Professor at the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society at M.I.T. They discuss many aspects of the vast undertaking to remake our world in response to the realities of climate change. They survey the technologies and innovations that are being deployed in this effort, and talk about what sorts of policy initiatives would be best-suited for the road ahead. While we might feel like our future will be full of sacrifices we're asked to make, Trancik explains that now is the time to shape a world in which we could live more equitably, efficiently, and comfortably.

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Jim Loar

@1:00:15 - Unintended consequences are very much ignored in a while host of other seemingly even good issues. Increase crime due to lack of prosecution. Mental illness and isolation due to quarantine. .... In many of these they don't fit the popular narrative for what is being advocated.

Apr 24th
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How to replace everything in the industrialized world

How to replace everything in the industrialized world

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