It's me. Kyle Neath Aster.

A long time ago, I used to build internet. Now I don't. But I do like to write, and this is my blog. In addition to the blog posts below, I've written about me, who I give money to, and what I'm doing now. You can even still get to the older version of this site if you so wish.

September 29, 2021

The Climate Gap

We aren't going to limit warming to 2.0˚C through emissions reduction, and there isn't a credible reason to believe we have a path to reduce emissions at all over the next few decades. The gap between what is necessary and what is feasible is so large as to be effectively meaningless. So where does that leave us?

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September 1, 2021

The Old Log Cabin

April 23, 2020

Toward a More Resilient Future

From the Library: Non Fiction

Ten books off the top of my head that have changed my mind, advanced my worldview, or otherwise are worth reading.

  • After Geoengineering: Climate Tragedy, Repair, and Restoration

    Holly Jean Buck

  • One-Straw Revolution

    Masanobu Fukuoka

  • Patterns of Home

    Max Jacobson, Murray Silverstein, and Barbara Winslow

  • Getting Things Done

    David Allen

  • Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

    Susan Cain

  • 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus

    Charles C. Mann

  • The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Ages of American Innovation

    Jon Gertner

  • Regenerative Agriculture

    Richard Perkins

  • Predictably Irrational

    Dan Ariely

  • A Place of My Own

    Michael Pollan

For Profit

I do a little bit of angel investing.

Regenerative Food Production. Tahoe Businesses. Carbon Removal. Are you starting a company focused on any of these topics?

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