7 Billion and growing

The human species is constantly striving for growth - something must fuel it

The importance of the exponential function.

"The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function." - Dr. Albert Bartlett. Modern agriculture is the conversion of petroleum into food. So basically, no petroleum, no food. Petroleum is necessary to make fuel for the ships, planes, and trucks that import and export food. Machinery necessary to garden i.e. plows, harvester, spreaders, etc.

Planet of the Humans

Insatiable energy needs - is green really 'sustainable'?

Billionaires, big governments and giant corporations use environmentalism to morally grandstand and divert the attention of the people, this has been challenged here by Michael Moore is his new documentary.

How & Why Big Oil Conquered The World

Full Documentary by James Corbett

Oil. The 19th century was transformed by it. The 20th century was shaped by it. And the 21st century is moving beyond it. But who gave birth to the oil industry? What have they done with the immense wealth and power that it has granted them? And what are they planning to do with that power in a post-carbon world? This is the remarkable true story of the oiligarchs and the world they have created.