Posts made in February, 2013

Will we finally learn the Lessons of History?

Posted by on Feb 19, 2013 in Humanity, Our Future | 4 comments

Will we finally learn the Lessons of History?

In last week’s blog, The Three Main Lessons of History, I posited what I believe are the three major concerns which have confronted and threatened Humanity since our species Homo sapiens first arose on Planet Earth in its modern form some 50,000 years ago. These concerns represent the three major threats to the continued survival of our species, both historically and currently, and both to our civilizations and to our very existence. Some are man-made others are natural however we can prevent and prepare for both kinds of threats and challenges utilizing the maturity of wisdom and...

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Our Evolutionary Future

Posted by on Feb 13, 2013 in Earth, Featured, Humanity, Our Future | 0 comments

Our Evolutionary Future

Humankind has made incredible progress over its long evolutionary journey. We have survived for millions of years to reach this special moment in time. We are at the threshold of a new Era and on the verge of determining our future evolution for the first time in history. Today we are shaping our biological evolution through bioengineering and our socio-cultural evolution through our collective choices and actions. We now have the knowledge, tools and abilities to shape a noble destiny for humankind. To do so we must use our abilities wisely on behalf of all past, present and future life on...

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The Three Main Lessons of History

Posted by on Feb 10, 2013 in Humanity, Our Future | 0 comments

The Three Main Lessons of History

This week I have been contemplating what I consider to the main lessons of history that humanity should have learned long ago, yet are clearly still to be learned if we hope to survive and thrive into even to the middle of this Century. I believe that there are three such lessons. Accordingly we must collectively learn these lessons of history once and for all now or face the terrible consequences of what will be a fatal lack of wisdom at these evolutionary crossroads for our species. They are essential for our future and more essential now than ever before. To learn these lessons requires...

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