Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Vietnam’s Empty Forests

Actually, humans are the nuisance species, although worse than a mere nuisance. Humans have so encroached, in fact, destroyed, much of the world's habitat, that you oddly think of animals as nuisances when they encroach on your little patch of environmental destruction, e.g., your lawn.

Americans aren't doing much of anything to stop the harm to the planet, considering it elected the destructor in chief, continue to guzzle gas, and build even bigger houses...

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/01/travel/vietnam-wildlife-species-ecotravel-tourism.html?comments#permid=31337971:31339191:31343387

A Journey — if You Dare — Into the Minds of Silicon Valley Programmers

My responses in a NY Times comment section for the book, Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World by Clive Thompson ...