Oct Dec 2013

Oct Dec 2013
Climate Change & The Human Mind
The Human Mind is mysterious and powerful and it has created the modern technological civilisation as well as the climate crisis. The same human mind needs to be mobilised to transition to a wiser ecologically conscious era.

Editorial

Good science, like good religion, is a journey of discovery, a quest. It builds on traditions from the past. But it is most effective when it recognizes how much we do not know, when it is not arrogant but humble.

Why Bad Science Is Like Bad Religion

Samdhong Rinpoche is a wise man. He is a Tibetan Buddhist monk and was also the Prime Minister of the Tibetan government in exile. Thus he wonderfully integrates the spiritual with the political. Recently he was commenting on the meeting of political leaders in Bali where the problems of climate change were under discussion.