This is the 5th Installment of the Tractatus Ayyew series. Image: Radiolarians plankton were found in the oceans of the Precambrian. Their intricate carbon is a primordial precursor of our modern plastic. By Ernst Haekel (Kunstformen der Natur, 1904).

Plastic’s Stellar Story

From its primordial origins to its modern petro-capital fate, plastic connects us to our planet’s epic unfolding.

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Russell Maier

Earthen.io → Green ethics, ecological metaphysics, regenerative philosophy. Earth builder & Forest Gardener.