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How Markets Will Resurrect Endangered Species

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We recently published a post on scientists that are bringing the gastric brooding frog back from extinction.  As genetic engineers move closer to bringing this species back, we had this to say: While this frog is most notorious for its odd reproductive habits, perhaps it is fitting that the next specimen will emerge not from its parents mouth, but from ... Read More »

George Church: Genetic Engineering Pioneer

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 Anyone who wants a glimpse into the future of abundance that will soon be upon us as a result of advanced in genetic science, should read Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves by George Church. Also anytime you read a recent article about some mind-blowing application of genetic science, you will usually find Church or one of his ... Read More »

Atmospheric Vortex Engines

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Of all the authors at the Post Scarcity Alliance, I am probably the most optimistic.  I see the technological advances that are occurring and can easily see a promising future of abundance.  I marvel at the ability that humans display to solve their problems through applied science and engineering.  It is unfortunate that the filed of alternative energy has become ... Read More »

An Exchange with Eco-Fascists author, Elizabeth Nickson

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I still remember the days where connecting to an author of popular book was something that you could only do by sending a letter to a publisher.  Of course, like everyone else, I never did this.  However, there have recently been several occasions where I have been able to connect online to the authors of books that I read. Last ... Read More »

Fundrise, Online Public Offerings, and Rethinking Capital

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Along with the democratization of information and technology, one of the key drivers of post scarcity is the democratization of capital.  While the financial world has been in a constant state of restructuring because of the advent of information technology, financial regulations still favor incumbent institutions.  The system is rigged to favor Goldman Sachs.  The SEC creates securities rules that ... Read More »

Fighting Environmentalism

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Fighting modern environmentalism must begin with countering the deceitful and propagandistic messaging apparatus that environmental activist groups spend billions of dollars on every year.  J.D. King’s documentary, AXED seems to be a worthy endeavor in revealing the damage that radical environmentalists have wreaked.  Let’s hope he reaches his funding goals on Kickstarter, so he can complete this work. Click here ... Read More »

Peter Diamandis: The Abundance Pioneer

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Peter Diamandis is one of the strongest voices advocating a future of abundance.  Here are some of my favorite quotes from a recent TED presentation that he gave entitled, Abundance is Our Future. Scarcity is contextual, and technology is a resource liberating force It’s not about being scarce, it’s about accessibility Small teams, driven by their passion with a clear ... Read More »