Near Term Human Extinction

Ask yourself, do you really want to know?

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Would you look into a dark closet when you already know that there is a monster inside?

Near term human extinction sounds as if it could be a plot for a riveting sci-fi movie. I wish it was that benign. Sometimes I wish that I had never learned about abrupt climate change. I wish that I had never connected the dots.

Kubler-Ross probably had no idea that we would be applying her work to the mass grieving on the earth today. Her five stages of grief applies to the individual, as well as to everyone on the globe collectively. Today, as people become aware of just how close we are to the precipice of collapse, each is motivated to travel their own direction in search of comfort. It is ironic that all those roads eventually lead to the same place. It is the realization that we are all going to die and many today will see the end of the world.

I wrote a piece where I tried to explain why scientists are convinced that we can count the remaining time here on earth in years, not in decades. It all has to do with what is happening in the Northernmost region of the planet. The arctic is referred to by scientists as “the canary in the coalmine”. I explained that, “All that is frozen there really needs to…

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