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Tyson Says War In Space Will Happen, But Not Over Resources

War has been so heavily woven into the human fabric that it almost seems impossible to imagine civilization without it. What about war in the space age? Astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium Neil deGrasse Tyson says war in space will probably remain inevitable, but the vast nature of the universe will give new reasons to the conflicts.


How Much of Earth’s Resources Are Left?

How Much Is Left?

(Scientific American)

I’m a big fan of interactive features on websites, and I found an awesome one on Scientific American. It’s called ‘How Much Is Left?’ and it’s an interactive animation about how many of the Earth’s resources are left. It actually gives a load of great information, and you can even watch videos about the decline of each source with question for people in that field. I personally think the design looks awesome too.