Breaking Down: Collapse

Episode 2: Complex Society

October 07, 2020 Kory & Kellan
Breaking Down: Collapse
Episode 2: Complex Society
Chapters
0:15
Introduction
4:11
How it All Started
6:50
Diminishing Returns of Technological Advancement
10:59
What is a Complex Society?
18:53
Ultra-Complexity in Today's Society
20:13
The Dark Side of Complexity
23:02
An Example of our Vulnerability
31:11
A Couple Dangers of Capitalism
32:51
Conclusion
Breaking Down: Collapse
Episode 2: Complex Society
Oct 07, 2020
Kory & Kellan

The complex state of our society makes us especially vulnerable to collapse. As a result of building this system, we each rely on it to keep us alive and have therefore lost our independence.

In this episode we answer the question of what it means to be complex, and why it is so dangerous.

Timeline of Human Technological Advancement
What Makes a Society Complex?
Diminishing Returns of Technological Advancement
EMP Report (EMP Commission)
Coronavirus and the Supply Chain

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/collapsepod)

Show Notes Chapter Markers

The complex state of our society makes us especially vulnerable to collapse. As a result of building this system, we each rely on it to keep us alive and have therefore lost our independence.

In this episode we answer the question of what it means to be complex, and why it is so dangerous.

Timeline of Human Technological Advancement
What Makes a Society Complex?
Diminishing Returns of Technological Advancement
EMP Report (EMP Commission)
Coronavirus and the Supply Chain

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/collapsepod)

Introduction
How it All Started
Diminishing Returns of Technological Advancement
What is a Complex Society?
Ultra-Complexity in Today's Society
The Dark Side of Complexity
An Example of our Vulnerability
A Couple Dangers of Capitalism
Conclusion