• Civic Ecology Is An Anchor In An Era Of Disruptive Change.
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    Urbanization is a global phenomenon that we’ve traditionally viewed as a social-technological process, but it is also a social-ecological process where cities are increasingly building to include biodiversity and sustainable systems that shift the ways in which we work, interact and live. As urbanization expands (remember the recent stats we quoted that have the world’s population exploding to around 9 billion by 2050?), we’re considering the impacts…

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  • Pinpointing This Week: Unified Vision.
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    A systemic conception of life and a unified way of looking at the world used to be our default way of thinking for the roughly 5 million years of our existence, but somewhere along the way we became reductionists and forgot why a whole systems view of life is integral (and imperative) to the biological, cognitive, social and ecological dimensions of life. Reminding us that life, in and of itself, is really a system of networks and relationships — a continual flow of self-making,…

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