Destroying Nature as a Cultural Phenomenon: the Planet is Fine, Save Yourselves

Humans are a species, just like many other things in the world. As a species, we have the right to destroy some part of nature just like any other animal or plant. Nature has very complicated means to cover for us. Call it ecological, biological, meteorological or evolutionary means. Everything we do has a result, while not necessarily everything we do has a clear purpose. If a group of lions find too much food, their population will rise, but there will not be enough food for all of them after a point. Nature will balance it out. If global warming screws the climate, in the long run, the planet will fix itself. If we wear out natural resources, we will decrease in population sooner or later. So, first of all, the planet is fine. Save yourselves. Continue reading “Destroying Nature as a Cultural Phenomenon: the Planet is Fine, Save Yourselves”

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