The Rhythm of Life

Since 1980, India’s fossil fuel use has increased by 700% and China’s has increased by 600%. India’s life expectancy increased by almost 16 years and China’s increased by almost 10. It is difficult to argue with the evidence that these populations have brought themselves out of poverty by taking advantage of the unique benefits of low cost and reliable fossil fuels to power factories, farms, vehicles, and appliances. Credit: Alex Epstein #fossilfueled