I haven't read the whole paper, but can't deny it has a catchy opening:

"The purpose of this conceptual paper is to provide readers with an opportunity to reassess their work and life in the face of an inevitable near term social collapse due to climate change."

lifeworth.com/deepadaptation.p

@neil there's ridiculous pseudoscience facebook cults based on this premise 😬

@neil well one example is a group led by Guy McPherson who misunderstands climate studies (the authors of which criticize him) and then uses it to scare/depress his followers into visiting his "compound" in Belize. He's been accused of online sexual harassment and is overall pretty creepy.

@squirrelturtle Yikes. Hadn't thought about it being used that way. Even assuming the authors of this one aren't misunderstanding the climate studies, I'm hoping the suggestions would be more 'let's think about how to build resilient communities', less 'hey check out my bunker'.

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