Of oysters, energy and doomsday – Kirk Ross

Once I had an anthropology class at Carolina on human systems. In it, we learned about positive feedback loops, which is what happens when things feed on themselves and, if unchecked, go horribly out of control. Why, you might ask, would I ever think to bring up such a thing now?

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