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The future is here. Technology has become an integral part of everyone's lives before we have time to believe in them. This is an essay by environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about the way to the…
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This is a truthful and thought-provoking text of environmentalist and publicist Yury Shevchuk about the "Golden billion" and the future restricted by the limits to growth. In times of crisis the art of…
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We present to Your attention the results of a sociological study about a person in the ecological crisis. The study was conducted at the faculty of sociology of St. Petersburg state University. You will find…
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Environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk told accessible and laconically about the indicators of ecological crisis, the differences between the current crisis from the previous and the reasons that make…
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One of the signals of the environmental crisis, which has already come into its own, is climate change in various parts of our planet. The effects of climate change are extremely diverse and not always…
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Environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk invites You to reflect on the " Lot`s problem" with him. He believes, "In the world, living in conditions of overspending resources of the planet, no friends,…
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The text "Postpolis" by writer Michael Kormina considers the crisis of the theory and practice of urban planning in Russia. According to the author «"Postpolis" is an old work (2014), but definitely something…
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The text of Mikhail Kormin is a complex reflection on the metamodern, the present, past and future of society. According to the author: “Metamodern is just a preparatory stage of the global “making” of social…
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"Now we need to build Russia-Ark" is the conclusion of the author of this material. The longread tells about the history of virology, statistics, overpopulation, depletion of freshwater resources and climate…
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The environmentalist and publicist Yury Shevchuk disclosed a set of facts which build a picture of close consequences of an ecological crisis. Read the full text of his conceptual interview for the magazine…
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Childfree movement, separate collection of waste and evolutionary impasse - these and other topics were discussed by the presenter Svetlana Alekseeva with ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk. Watch the…
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Will the Noosphere ideas of Eduard Leroy and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin come to the aid of a dying Europe?
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This article is not about the fuel crisis. Read it carefully. This article is about the fact that there are things more important than physical survival. For example, honor and dignity. To live only in order…
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Increased aggressiveness of snakes... A small, but revealing fact of the increased hatred towards man of almost all representatives of the biosphere, even those who do not have reason. It seems that somewhere…
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Who (or what) will replace man, will take over the baton of intelligent life? The heirs of mankind are called intelligent computers, artificial bioorganisms, dolphins and octopuses, "snow men" and other…
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The text is intended to destroy the idealized image of dolphins, created long ago and supported by many still. "Dolphins remain animals and to idealize them is not only stupid, but also dangerous."
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The text about environmental problems in Black Africa. The development of the South of the continent is impossible and will lead to disaster with a projected population of 2.5 billion by 2050. The…
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"Climate change is there, whatever politicians, businessmen, TV presenters and stand-up comedians tell us." Read the article about the climate crisis of the ecologist-expert Timur Tazhetdinov.
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Scientist Michael Gerstein has been studying anomalous phenomena on our planet for a long time. In the article he convincingly proves the impossibility of expansion of the inhabitants of parallel worlds in…
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This approach explains a lot in the political map of the world. Many peoples and countries simply cannot live otherwise than in a constant state of anger and cruelty to all unlike themselves.
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One of the directions of the ACM Center is the design of schemes of sustainable development of territories. We offer you the material of Alexey Rapoport about agro-eco-settlement as a basic element of…
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Among some of the impending disasters leaving African leaders scratching their heads is the stunning reality of climate change and its spill over effects. The continent has been facing frequent droughts,…
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Where is humanity going as a species? - Avraham Shmulevich tries to answer this question.
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If in the twentieth century people fled from the ruined village to the cities, now the reverse outflow has begun - to family farms, ancestral estates and ecological settlements...
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Where was the point of bifurcation at which humanity made the wrong choice and then everything went wrong? Read Yuri Shevchuk's conversation with Vyacheslav Mizin, a local historian, researcher, traveler,…
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Analysis of cases of "unexplained" death of people in the Veps swamps from the point of view of folklore in the material of Vyacheslav Mizin.
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With the onset of winter, the Central Asian cities are enveloped in smog. Air becomes so harmful that people have to use respiratory masks and air purifiers.
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In our country, many opportunities that facilitate the creation of a sustainable development system are provided for by current legislation. Read about this in the article of our project participant, lawyer…
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Global natural disasters are regularly on our doorstep, and you can't close the door to them. We can only reduce their volume, manage the manifestations of the crisis and eliminate the consequences.
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Adapted translation of McKinsey forecasts and the top legal consequences that society will face due to climate change from Buzko Legal lawyer Egor Larichkina.
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Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk answered the question of how the pandemic of the new influenza virus and its possible consequences in politics and economics will affect people's lifestyle.
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We have long talked about the need to develop a new system of values, a new morality, a new ethics, which we conventionally called "pre-apocalyptic." And as always when the result was needed, it turned out…
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Read popular exposition of the causes of climate change to sketch ecologist and journalist Yuri Shevchuk.
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Everyone is talking about global warming, the point of no return, and even the end of the world, but is it all sad?
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Member of our project, scientist P.N. Sukhonin found a link between ocean pollution and climate change.
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The pandemic dealt a severe blow to environmentalists. They realized that a crisis - global and catastrophe - was inevitable.
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Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk on the issue of attainability of sustainable development.
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Support for legislative initiative to approve the list of certain animal species that are prohibited for use in cultural and entertainment purposes.
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An unexpected conclusion about the significant impact on the climate of power lines was made by the participant of our project, the scientist Pavel Sukhonin.
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In the text Alexander Polyanichko raises the question of why the predictions of the science fiction humanists did not come true.
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Possible impacts of climate change on urbanized territories are analyzed using the example of St.Petersburg.
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On the role of war in environmental degradation in the text of Elena Yesina.
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The most famous political psychologist, Professor Alexander Yuriev, offers to reflect on the role of political institutions in our society, what depends on them, and what is beyond their capabilities.
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Sergey Achildiev talks about the important lessons of COVID-19 that you need to understand before you get out of the shackles of the pandemic.
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Heracleum sosnowskyi captures all new thousands of hectares in the country. What can be useful "dangerous weed" - see the article Paul Cobban.
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Sacred groves, revered stones, healing springs - about places covered with legends, trends and prospects in the text of Vyacheslav Mizin.