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Thrive: Can violation of thermodynamics save us all?

“‘Thrive’ is dangerous because it invites us to put our faith for the future in a fantasy.” According to Rob Hopkins at Transition Culture, the upcoming film sponsored by an heir to the Proctor & Gamble fortune is a mess of pseudoscience and conspiracy theory woven together by some very unsound judgement. The core premise is that a device that harnesses “free energy” can essentially rid the world of a slew of social, environmental, and economic problems. Read the full review here: Why ‘Thrive’ is best avoided.