On the bright
side of Planet Technopolitana, human economic growth leads to
benign solutions, prosperity and harmony with nature
On the dark
side of the Planet T, the same economic growth leads to
overcrowding, pollution and disharmony with natural life.
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human relationships to Planet Earth.
Notes: (short read)
… is an idea. You cannot see it. There are no pictures
of it. It is where we live and it is an alternative view of
where we live...
Read on >>
Grandparents: (short essay)
Greta Thunberg is the Swedish teenager,
not 17 until January 2020, who has laid down the gauntlet
regarding climate change.
Where did we, the generation of her parents
and grandparents go wrong? Does the Planet Technopolitana idea
-- that there is a good and bad side to 'progress' -- help frame
appropriate questions?... Read on >>
c n o p o l i t
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Fragment of UK-US penicillin dispute related document, only
declassified in 1997
TECHNOPOLITANA: The fiction project
A proposal for three novels about
and dark sides of war science...
1}Theft of British science in Washington 1941/
2}How penicillin nearly did not happen/
3}Claims of clean nuclear bombs/
Technopolitana Fiction Project
A wet day, spitting rain. Early November 1944. The tall woman
officer and her driver are skirting the battlefront as they
drive north in France. She is 29 and her hair has gone grey >>>
>>>> The woman and the officer work for the
Medical Department of the US army. She tells him to stop by a
war grave and she walks among the graves. He smokes a tailor
made, watches her. Odd, private creature. Would be beautiful, if
only she'd smile.
Then smiling is not the point. Being trusted with the whole
secret penicillin project is the point. Betraying the British,
really her people, is the point.
It did not start like this..... Read: Tales of
Technopolitana synopsis (short) or lst 30 pages
How fast it has all been -- the author and his father 1947. UK
car ownership in that time has gone from 4 million to 34 million
today -- x 8.5. How fast it has been.. read on >>>>
Opening Section of the novel,
Past & Present --
meeting Francine Olnay who meets Bill Rutland.
original author of the Planet Technopolitana
columns and wartime
boss of Nathalie.
the dark side,
light side of progress idea -- Link
Technopolitana Dot Com
Stories of humans -- the push to human
achievements, the despair of a threatened planet... the modern drama...how to solve this.
planet alone in the Fog of Progress.