SAVING OUR SPECIES FROM ANOTHER MASS EXTINCTION

TED WEEKENDS
Today, there are many more chemicals in greater volume in the environment that are hormonally active and therefore interact with breast cells in detrimental ways. One hundred years ago, they didn't exist and breast cancer was a relatively uncommon disease.
TED WEEKENDS
Most of us still, consciously or unconsciously, cling to the belief in a perfect God. Why?
TED WEEKENDS
Where did the atoms of hydrogen, carbon, oxygen, phosphorus, and iron (all essential for life) come from? When Joni Mitchell sang "We are stardust," she was poetically giving the correct answer to this question.
TED WEEKENDS
What if we made our first obligation to the planet and those already here, and that means not just humans, but as conservationist Dave Foreman calls them, "wild things" (all other living beings on earth)?
TED WEEKENDS
What the fossil record does is force us to contemplate our place on the planet. We are but one species of several hominids that inhabited planet earth and like our distant cousins who went extinct fairly recently, our time on planet earth is also finite.