Wanna win $5M dollars and save the world?

Ed Park, MD dr ed park, economics, News, overpopulation 1 Comment

All forms of human inequality and cruelty are emergent properties of the systems we create. Parents view children as wealth. Social groups view themselves in competition. Nations fight to preserve industry, borders, and populations. And people work to acquire privileged positions with regard to information, wealth, and influence.

“The Martian” is an invitation to the architects of the future

Ed Park, MD dr ed park, movies, News, overpopulation, Telomerase activation Leave a Comment

I believe the subrosa theme of The Martian is a challenge in the form of a wake-up slap to us all. Simply put, if one man can engineer his survival on an inhospitable wasteland, why can’t we engineer our survival on our home planet of such abundance?