Thursday, March 06, 2008

ETech: A Bomb Shelter for the Climate Crisis

I picked the next talk just based on the title, there wasn't an abstract, so it's touch and go. I'm in A Bomb Shelter for the Climate Crisis given by Natalie Jeremijenko.

She's talking about translating global problems into locally actionable items. We're faced with a global climate destabilisation, at other times (for instance during the cold war) we mobilised on a local level to build shelters. Natalie is advocating building Urban Space Station, an optimised urban greenhouse...