The Planetary Crisis as Technological Revolution
The gap between the world we have and the planet we've made changes everything.
In this episode, we cover
General purpose technologies, and what it means when technology changes everything.
The Difference Engine, Cyberpunk of railroads, Steampunk.
Environmental history as, in part. the history of technological affordances.
The Snap Forward as a process with effects that might in fact be closer to a technological revolutions…