Daedalus, Summer 1996

…run, require much more time to implement because of the multiplicity of forward and backward linkages between technologies, infrastructures, and forms of organization for their production and use.” –Arnulf Grubler…

Technological Trajectories and the Human Environment

JH Ausubel and HD Langford (eds). National Academy Press, Washington DC 1997 Also appeared as special issue, "The Liberation of the Environment,"Daedalusย 125(3):1-17, 1996.

…effective in the long run, require much more time to implement because of the multiplicity of forward and backward linkages between technologies, infrastructures, and forms of organization for their production…

The Liberation of the Environment

JH Ausubel. Pp. 1-13 in Technological Trajectories and the Human Environment, JH Ausubel and HD Langford (eds) 1997 An earlier version was published by The Collegium Budapest, Budapest, Hungary, A krnyezet felszabadtasa (The Liberation of the Environment, in Hungarian)ย Magyar Tudomanyย CII(2):164-171, 1995. Also appeared in Portuguese, A Liberacao do Meio Ambiente,ย Tecbahiaย 12(2):29-41, 1997

networks may help by offering cheap ways to link otherwise unconnected buyers and sellers to create new markets or waste exchanges. Liberation from the Environment I have focused primarily on…

Abiotic carbon, subducted biology

…https://deepcarbon.net/rewriting-textbook-fossil-fuels Coverage here: Decade-Long Geology Project Rewrites Origins of Earth’s Methane 22 April 2019 Discover Our old friend Tommy Gold would be thrilled. A paper by Peter Barry and Co….

Mitigation and Adaptation for Climate Change: Answers and Questions

JH Ausubel. The Bridge 23 (3): 15โ€“30 1993 Also pp. 557-584 inย Costs, Impacts, and Benefits of CO2 Mitigation, Y. Kaya, N. Nakicenovic, W.D. Nordhaus, and F.L. Toth, eds., International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, 1993.

…defense is that actions must be evaluated not only for expected net costs (or benefits), but also for the levels of uncertainty surrounding them. Here the “Precautionary Principle” for environmental…

Census of Marine Life Antarctic book

The Census of Antarctic Marine Life (CAML) & SCAR-Marine Biodiversity Information Network BIOGEOGRAPHIC ATLAS OF THE SOUTHERN OCEAN was released in late August 2014. See three news stories below. The…

Simulating the Academy: Toward Understanding Colleges and Universities as Dynamic Systems

JH Ausubel, R Herman, WF Massy, SV Massy. What Higher Education is Doing Right, W.F. Massy and J.W. Meyerson, eds., Princeton University 107โ€“120 1997 120

…sweep of time sufficient for long-term effects to become apparent. Efforts at developing multiuser online simulation games (e.g., the Internet-based “President ‘96” and “Reinventing America,” developed by Crossover Technologies under…

National Material Metrics for Industrial Ecology

IK Wernick, JH Ausubel. Resour Policy 21 (3): 189โ€“198 1995

…Performance and Ecosystem Condition 1999, P. Schulze (ed.), pp. 157-174. Washington, DC: National Academy Press. (Note: The figures are at the end of this web document for easier online reading). Industrial…