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Where Will the New World Begin?

Take a look at Edge of Humanity’s piece about the Raute. These are people who refuse to assimilate, despite the sacrifice required. When the current power structure collapses, it is, truly, the edge of humanity which will become the center.

Himalayas’ Nomadic Hunters: Refusing To Assimilate They Roam & Protect Their Culture

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Ocean Plastic Vanishes

According to the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, only 1% of the plastic calculated to have entered the oceans is still there. The great Pacific Garbage Patch and other maelstroms of floating plastic are only 1% the size they should be. Perhaps polymer-consuming organisms already exist in the oceans and are just waiting to break out on land…

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2014/06/ninety-nine-percent-oceans-plastic-missing