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Much as I like having a go at science and its tendency to protect it’s doctrines much like theology protects it’s, so we must look and question the doctrines of other groups who also refuse to look over the parapet and really see what is happening. Wired has started such an argument in it’s latest issue…

Winning the war on global warming requires slaughtering some of environmentalism’s sacred cows. We can afford to ignore neither the carbon-free electricity supplied by nuclear energy nor the transformational potential of genetic engineering. We need to take advantage of the energy efficiencies offered by urban density. We must accept that the world’s fastest-growing economies won’t forgo a higher standard of living in the name of climate science — and that, on the way up, countries like India and China might actually help devise the solutions the planet so desperately needs.

-Wired

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