Motivating the 'moderate flank'
Motivating the 'moderate flank' in Society. ‘What happens when a radical flank gets somewhere and itself becomes a kind of new ‘centre of gravity’ within the space of activism, successfully shifting public opinion significantly in the direction of its goals? What happens next?’. 'The latent power of this group, described here as a potential ‘moderate flank’, is enormous.' (Rupert Reed essay) >
WIND WAVE EXTREMES
Future behavior of wind wave extremes due to climate change. 'Extreme waves will undergo changes in the future when exposed to different climate change scenarios.' 'Despite the underlying uncertainty that characterizes extremes, we obtain robust changes in extreme Hs [significant wave height] over more than approximately 25% of the ocean surface.' (Nature Journal - Scientific Article) >
CIRCULAR ECONOMY and SORTING GARBAGE
Artificial Intelligence in the Sorting of Municipal Waste as an Enabler of the Circular Economy. '...robotic sorting system based on artificial intelligence, for the separation of bulky municipal solid waste.' (MDPI, Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, Switzerland) >
The Scientist Rebellion
There's been School Strike, Extinction Rebellion - and now, out of desperation, Scientist Rebellion. 'As scientists, we have tried writing reports and giving presentations about the climate and ecological crisis to those in power. We must now have the humility to accept these attempts have not worked. Now is the time for us to take action, so that we show how seriously we take our warnings.' (Scientist Rebellion) >