We have talked about little time which refers to the time our planet has left to keep giving us life.
We have talked about our wrongfully interfering with that time by accelerating the time for disaster.
The resistance to the reality in our solar system or on our planet is futile, because time is a focused amoral machine.
The US Congress during the Bush II regime, and to a lesser degree now, does not understand that even our greatest efforts will not guarantee we will avert disaster:
The world's best efforts at combating climate change are likely to offer no more than a 50-50 chance of keeping temperature rises below the threshold of disaster, according to research from the UK Met Office.(Independent, italics added). If they could put the clock in their eyes when they look at the children, tears of hope might appear from the jaded matrix.