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12. Human and Environmental Impacts

12. Human and Environmental Impacts

Prof: Okay, we are now at the part of the course– we’re coming up to fairly modern times, it’s been a very breathless run from six million years of chimpanzee evolution through many– few million years of human evolution, and we’re coming up to more or less the 1960s, which is the period of the …

Environmental Problems and Public Perception

Environmental Problems and Public Perception

THE PROBLEM WITH HYSTERIA NEEDS TO BE ADDRESSED. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS PRETTY, PRETTY KNOWLEDGEABLE. THEY’VE HEARD A LOT ABOUT THINGS THAT WE’RE DOING TO THE ENVIRONMENT. I HAVE NEVER SEEN HYSTERIA ON THE PART OF PEOPLE WHEN THEY’RE TOLD THE TRUTH. INDUSTRY IS THE ONE WHOSE CALLING THIS INFORMATION HYSTERICAL. THEY’RE CALLING PEOPLE APOCALYPTIC. …