Christmas week 2020 — if ever there was a week suited to reflect (20/20 hindsight), or look forward (20/20 vision), this is it! Add in the winter solstice and prospect of Jupiter and Saturn shining closer together than they have in 400 years (I saw it with my grandson). Top it off with our global COVID pandemic and we have a compelling reason to reflect and muse over a sensible and restorative course for the future.
Let’s talk ecosystems. To a scientist, an ecosystem is a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment. Simply put, how do we humans “get along”?