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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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,…
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…
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…
"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…
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…
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…
Will the Noosphere ideas of Eduard Leroy and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin come to the aid of a dying Europe?
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…
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…
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…
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."
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…
"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.
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…
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.
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…
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,…
Where is humanity going as a species? - Avraham Shmulevich tries to answer this question.
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...
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,…
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.
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.
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…
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.
Adapted translation of McKinsey forecasts and the top legal consequences that society will face due to climate change from Buzko Legal lawyer Egor Larichkina.
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.
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…
Read popular exposition of the causes of climate change to sketch ecologist and journalist Yuri Shevchuk.
Everyone is talking about global warming, the point of no return, and even the end of the world, but is it all sad?
Member of our project, scientist P.N. Sukhonin found a link between ocean pollution and climate change.
The pandemic dealt a severe blow to environmentalists. They realized that a crisis - global and catastrophe - was inevitable.
Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk on the issue of attainability of sustainable development.
Support for legislative initiative to approve the list of certain animal species that are prohibited for use in cultural and entertainment purposes.
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.
In the text Alexander Polyanichko raises the question of why the predictions of the science fiction humanists did not come true.
Possible impacts of climate change on urbanized territories are analyzed using the example of St.Petersburg.
On the role of war in environmental degradation in the text of Elena Yesina.
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.
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.
Heracleum sosnowskyi captures all new thousands of hectares in the country. What can be useful "dangerous weed" - see the article Paul Cobban.
Sacred groves, revered stones, healing springs - about places covered with legends, trends and prospects in the text of Vyacheslav Mizin.
About "traces of coronavirus " in water and photochemical purification systems in the text of the expert Of the Committee on agricultural issues of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Pavel Sukhonin.
Sergey Achildiev on the development of ideas about the transformation of society, their authors and the main features of the new civilization.
Doctor of psychological Sciences Alexander Ivanovich Yuriev shared preliminary thoughts about the end of the political consciousness of a person.
Note by Zhenya Levkovich about the essence of the city in modern realities.
Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about the city of dreams - a city where everyone should have a future.
On the means of protection against bacteria and viruses in the air and the experiment using the material "Cribrol" in a popular science article by a group of scientists.
People buy medicines in pharmacies "for future use" in a situation where there is no clear information about the virus. Pavel Sukhonin spoke about how this threatens the future.
The article deals with the problem of the disappearance of forest resources, as well as ways to respond to it.
Ecologist and publicist Yuriy Shevchuk summed up the results of the year that passed under the banner of COVID-19.
Ecologist and publicist Yuriy Shevchuk considers the emerging trends in mass behavior as a consequence of climate change.
Interview of the blogger, singer Marina Tikhonova with a specialist in geoinformatics and remote forest research Marcel Vagizov.
Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk spoke about the models of the future reflected in fiction and journalism.
In the presentation of Professor Pavel Kozban it is told how you can get food, fuel, medicines and a host of other things.
Director of the Center for Environmental Policy, Professor Kadochnikov A. N. on the role of environmental culture for the well-being of current and future generations.
Marina Tikhonova's conversation with psychologist Ivan Filipchenko about the limits of the human psyche.
The material of the ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk on the influence of an adequate perception of the world on the feeling of happiness.
Reflections on the future of Yu.V. Trusov, Chairman of the Public Chamber of the Leningrad Region.
Reflection of the writer and futurist Andrey Stolyarov on the future.
Interview of blogger and singer Marina Tikhonova with ICC certified coach Vyacheslav Yunev and ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk.
In the material of the ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about the cyclical nature of history and current areas of activity for managing the environmental crisis.
Reflection on the nature of faith in the material of Doctor of Philosophy Grigory Khubulava.
We are observing an experiment in the Vyborg district of the Leningrad Region.
A new material by ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about the perception of the world in the conditions of the pre-apocalypse.
Magnetic-cavitation treatment of general floating wastewater.
The results of the destructive activities of anti-nuclear NGOs in the North-West of Russia, the view of the "signalman".
Will the alluvial banks in the Neva Bay cause increased flooding?
Today in countries with market economies and modern technologies, people live in a way that no one dreamed of just 30-50 years ago. But does this mean that universal prosperity is coming?
The text of the ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about who will inherit the Earth.
A method for recycling sludge from wastewater to obtain a useful product, in which the sludge itself is deposited.
Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about goal-setting in the "green movement".
Conspiracies: where do they come from and why? Material by Sergey Achildiev.
This article describes the main approaches to the formation of the natural-ecological framework of the modern metropolis and the experience of its creation in the St. Petersburg agglomeration.
The demographic picture of today's Russia is bleak. Is there a way out?
Svyatoslav Igorevich Zabelin, one of the founders of the green movement in Russia, gave an assessment of the current situation in the world.
Its consequences for the preservation of cultural heritage sites. Article by Artem Pavlovsky.
Humanity is gripped by horror, which generates a panic reaction, irrational by definition.
Let's look at humanity from the outside… For example, from Mars. Text by ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk.
Diary notes of Lyubov Abronova after reading the book by environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk "Russia in 2050".
The scenario of a likely accelerated collapse of the world economy. March 15, 1998.
Olga Sorokina discussed important issues for all mankind with environmentalist, publicist Yuri Shevchuk.
Svyatoslav Zabelin invites you to discuss and develop theses about the present and the future.
Does the future control us, or do we control the future?
How far will a Person advance in the era of digitalization to reveal his essence?
"Sustainable development will not be achieved ... And it's time to think about how to live in a phase of decline, not growth".
Environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk sees two ways forward as the country enters a global climate and socio-economic crisis.
What we are experiencing now was predicted back in 1972, in the first report to the Club of Rome, The Limits to Growth.
The limits of the growth of the USSR's socio-economic system - another version of what happened to the Soviet Union in an article by Svyatoslav Zabelin.
Environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk reflects on the models of Russia's future reflected in literary works.