Design science is “the effective application of the principles of science to the conscious design of our total environment in order to help make the Earth’s finite resources meet the needs of all of humanity without disrupting the ecological processes of the planet.”
Comprehensive means dealing with whole systems, the globe, all of humanity and all of the critical variables affecting the problems and needs of Earth and her passengers.
Anticipatory means preparing for a crisis in advance of its occurrence and acting for both the present and future needs of humanity.
Design is an integrative process – the synthesizing of parts into a whole.
Science is the logical, systematic and empirical method of research and ordering of experience.