# KeepItInTheGround

Don’t go digging there

I said that if an alien came to visit, I’d be embarrassed to tell them that we fight wars to pull fossil fuels out of the ground to run our transportation. They’d be like, ‘What?’ ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson It has been said before in other times and places, but it’s worth saying again.  Humans, Homo sapiens as a species, is ridiculously and absolutely self-destructive.  As part of the Earth’s systems (check out the Gaia Hypothesis) we have become practically parasitic.  Whilst our advances in health care mean that we should all be able to live longer and enjoy the planet […]