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The L-TOTEM Back Ground

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Featured, Totem | 0 comments

The L-TOTEM Back Ground

This is the transcript of the clip on YouTube with the same title. Hi, welcome to our YouTube channel. I am Max Nadel for www.nesseq.com . In this clip I want to explain the idea behind the L-TOTEM and and why it is so important. The technique can be seen on another clip on our channel. You can find the link down below in the description box. Suffice to say, the L-TOTEM it is a simple contraption build from spare parts of cars and intended for remote villages without a infrastructure. It could...

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Poverty and Climate Change

Posted by on Apr 15, 2010 in Climate Change | 3 comments

Poverty and Climate Change

What is the connection between Poverty and Climate Change? The connection is, that without Social (Human) Security no one cares about the environment or the abstract problems of Climate Change. As Bertolt Brecht said in the Three Penny Opera: “First comes the stomach and than the moral!” (My own translation, any mistakes are mine.) A stance which is understandable. If one has not enough to feed one self or the family, one does not care about anything else. The picture was taken in...

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