Indefinite growth

Anyone who believes in indefinite growth in anything physical, on a physically finite planet,’ he said,’ is either mad – or an economist.’
— David Attenborough, quoting Kenneth Boulding, JFK’s environmental advisor.


Image: The Famous Blue Marble, Earth taken from Apollo 17. By NASA/Apollo 17 crew; taken by either Harrison Schmitt or Ron Evans [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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