What if the United States had never existed?
Can you imagine the United States never existing? I am not talking about losing the revolution that lead to its birth rather it never existing at all. What would the world’s maps look like today or what would be the leading edge technology? What of diplomacy, judicial administration, world wars, personal freedom and prison life? Who would be the superpower now and what means would have been used to achieve this power or even better maintain it globally? What impact would this have on people in general? Who would we blame then? And why?
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- Antimicrobial-resistant pathogens are one of the largest threats to global health today.
- Without intervention, resistant pathogens could result in 10 million annual deaths by 2050.
The climate change we're witnessing is more dramatic than we might think.
A lazy buzz phrase – 'Is this the new normal?' – has been doing the rounds as extreme climate events have been piling up over the past year. To which the riposte should be: it's worse than that – we're on the road to even more frequent, more extreme events than we saw this year.
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