Updated on December 8, 2008, 12:39 PM - Written by Tim Buttner
The planet Earth has been going through countless cycles, with countless entities of life making a home on, above, or below it's surface, and always it has managed to restart and begin a fresh cycle. With humans the chances of the Earth managing to do such is impossible, perhaps improbable, because the human species is the most destructive and illogical species to ever inhabit the Earth. To understand what it is precisely that humans are doing to damage the Earth and make it so that in the future it will become difficult to survive one must first understand that the human species should have become extinct long ago, and it is because they didn't become extinct that they have grown to an intellectual capacity extremely far too dangerous for the safety and security of the planet.
Human intelligence is the cause for all problems that exist on the planet. Every invention, each resource, and all the waste furthers the suffocation and decay of nature. Humans create to make their lives easier, and in doing so create tools that kill other life, whether it be animal, plant, or bacteria. They slaughter countless animals, such as the dodo, by introducing animals to regions that they weren't originally intended to be in. They slaughter more for their clothing, when they could easily of a syndicated alternative. They cut down the forests that are the homes to animals and leave them without home or life sustenance. To quote the Tao of Pooh, where Winnie to Pooh says, "If people were Superior to Animals, they'd take better care of the world." There's nothing farther from the truth, because the great mind that the human species claims to make them superior is cause for more trouble in the world than anything a simpleminded animal is capable of.
Humans strip away the biotic and abiotic resources of the Earth for their own gain, often forgetting that they need to co-exist with the other life that need those very resources to survive. Even ...