Charles Darwin’s Publisher Didn’t Believe in Evolution, but Sold His Revolutionary Book Anyway | Science | Smithsonian Magazine

The famed naturalist and conservative stalwart John Murray III formed an unlikely alliance in popularizing a radical idea Source: Charles Darwin’s Publisher Didn’t Believe in Evolution, but Sold His Revolutionary Book Anyway | Science | Smithsonian Magazine

 The revolutionary limits

Our seemingly odd jargon of ‘fourth turning points’ is perhaps not very useful, but the point is that social change is complex, more than economics, and involves an immense complexity of factors. And a revolution gets caught in the dilemma of controlling a given future while promising the equivalent of an open society. The problem … Continue reading  The revolutionary limits

Exclusive: In a Devastated Town, Bernie Sanders Explains His Plan for a Climate Change Revolution 

The 2020 presidential contender tells Mother Jones about his $16 trillion proposal to save the planet. Source: Exclusive: In a Devastated Town, Bernie Sanders Explains His Plan for a Climate Change Revolution – Mother Jones

Where will evolution take us in the Fourth Industrial Revolution? | World Economic Forum

The study of evolution allows us to reconstruct the past and to understand how life evolved from simple to complex organisms. Evolutionary reasoning can help us make sense of the biggest questions in science, from the origin of the universe to the inner workings of the human brain. Source: Where will evolution take us in … Continue reading Where will evolution take us in the Fourth Industrial Revolution? | World Economic Forum