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Learn smart strategies for personal ruggedization.

Smart strategies for living in a planetary crisis

Climate Isolation

Ruggedize Your Life.

Looking up through the layers

Personal Ruggedization {REPOST}

Personal Ruggedization

The Planetary Crisis as Technological Revolution

Climate Strategy after COP26

Win, Then Fight.


The Transapocalyptic Now

Brittleness is the Fault Line

The Four Recognitions of the Snap Forward

What do "Winning" and "Losing" Mean?

Dispatches from an Unready World

Just over the horizon.

Alarms and Excursions

New systems for the planet we've made

We are headed into a future past sustainability.

The Faster It Goes, The Faster It Gets

Waking up in The Snap Forward

We cannot act "too fast."

Discontinuity is the Job

Our sense of tempo itself is about to experience a discontinuity

Conversations About Enormous Events

Thinking about planetary discontinuity involves personal discontinuity.

The Great Return

We find it hard to see how much change is now inevitable.

When **it Gets Real

The politics of tempo lead to professional triangulation and growing tensions

An "orderly transition" is no longer possible

Is the unsustainable too big to fail?

Predatory delay

The Expertise Bubble

The Brittleness Bubble

We’re not yet ready for what’s already happened

The Unsustainable is a Bubble

All Real Sustainability is Now Disruptive


Where Can Optimism Be Found?

The Politics of Tempo

The Planetary Crisis Accelerates Human Upheavals

The Planetary Crisis is Not a Future Problem

Mars, manuscripts and more

The planetary crisis isn't an issue, it's an era

An informal tour of The Snap Forward

New thinking for a fast-changing planet