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Why Do Societies Collapse?

Why Do Societies Collapse?

Author: Hugh Bollinger/Wednesday, February 27, 2019/Categories: video, sustainability, art and design, environment, climate change

                     Jared Diamond (credit: Wikicommons)

Why do societies collapse? That seems a timely question these days.

The evolutionary biologist and biogeographer Jared Diamond from UCLA offers his thoughts with examples from medieval Greenland, prehistory Easter Island, and present-day Montana. Diamond sees signs of another collapse are currently near. However, ways to prevent this outcome are possible with mindful and dedicated actions.

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