‘Ask around and you’ll hear this over and over again: People are concerned about what might be coming. They’re concerned about a global financial collapse, an ecological crisis and potential disruptions in the food supply. The radical weather patterns now being witnessed across the world are further indication that something’s wrong with the world we thought we knew.
But what’s really going to happen between now and 2012? Is there any way to take an educated guess about which challenges are most likely to appear?’