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Gail Tverberg, Ugo Bardi and RE look the year past and what’s ahead in the Cafe Anniversary Show

RE, Monsta & Surly Discuss Ukraine and the Crimea Referendum to join the Russian Federation

Albert Bates, RE & Monsta discuss Cuba and forming Communities


Paul Chefurka, George Mobus & RE discuss Thermodynamics & Evolution

Ugo Bardi, Gail Tverberg, George Mobus & David Korowicz discuss Limits to Growth with hosts Monsta & RE

Monsta & RE discuss Food Stamps, Unemployment Insurance, Social Welfare and Prisons

Gail Tverberg, Brian Davey, Monsta & RE Discuss Syria Resource Limits impacting on the Escalating Conflict

Ugo Bardi & RE Discuss the 10 Billion Year Outcomes of Collapse

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