LateMiddleAge t1_j09b7ll wrote

George Monbiot points out that 196 of the 198 nations recognized by the UN are signatories to the biodiversity convention. Missing: Vatican City and the US.

I'm glad someone is quantifying this.


LateMiddleAge t1_iudt40v wrote

Golf course worldwide use ~4.5B people's sustainment water. A simplifying statement---water is unevenly distributed, heavy, and hard to move---but is helpful for framing the scope.