天・人・地 ー Kunihiko Tanaka

”全体性(Wholeness)”の観点から世界の諸問題を考察する

The 50th anniversary of the Earthrise - “The most influential environmental photograph ever taken” | 「地球の出」50周年 -「史上最も影響力のある環境写真」

Fifty years ago today, a photograph of Earth was taken by one of the crew members of Apollo 8. After that, many have been considering the Earthrise photograph to be “the most influential environmental photograph ever taken.” Since various environmental problems including global warming are getting more serious than ever, we’d better contemplate again the deep meaning of the photograph. (50年...

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Crucial Daily Attempts to Prevent Global Warming:

We’ve eventually faced the critical phase in which we can no longer deny the serious effects of global climate change: Rapid retreat and acceleration of glaciers in the Himalayas, the Alps, Antarctica and so on; Huge wildfires in California; Intense heavy rain and heatwaves all over the world; The rage of super typhoons and hurricanes, etc.. The effects are unequivocal. The United nations, the I...

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「地球温暖化防止」:私たちにできる日常の重要な取り組み

地球の気候変動の問題がいよいよ無視出来ない段階に達しています。ヒマラヤ山脈・アルプス山脈・南極等の氷河融解の加速、カリフォルニア州の大規模な山火事、世界各地の集中豪雨・異常熱波、巨大ハリケーン・台風の猛威など、その影響は明らかです。国連・IPCC(気候変動に関する政府間パネル)・専門家等は、温室効果ガスの排出量を減らすための緊急対策の必要性を繰り返し訴えています。環境や生活習慣に対する私たちの意識や姿...

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