Sunday, April 22, 2007

Environmental Op Ed: "What were they thinking?"

State of Denial: The Bush Administration and Global Warming
Scott O'Reilly
April 20, 2007 at 12:14:04

Once upon at time, the inhabitants of Easter Island cut every last tree down before disappearing without a trace. The anthropologist Jared Diamond, who studies ecological collapses, often wonders what the islander of that Polynesian paradise, was thinking when he (or she) cut down the last tree.

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