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FEATURE

An Anthropocene Journey

The word “anthropocene” has become the closest thing there is to common shorthand for this turbulent, momentous, unpredictable, hopeless, hopeful time—duration and scope still unknown

By Andrew C. Revkin

FEATURE

How We Think about E-Waste Is in Need of Repair

China and Ghana are looking less and less like electronic wastebaskets and more and more like leaders in a powerful, informal green economy

By Adam Minter

FEATURE

Imagine There’s No Drivers

And no traffic lights. And no parking lots. It isn’t hard to do.

By Jim Motavalli

PHOTO ESSAY

Art That Delivers Clean Water & Power

The Land Art Generator design competition challenged designers around the world to show that clean energy production and dazzling public art can be one and the same.

IDEA WATCH

Science Fiction in the Anthropocene

The ultimate literature of the imagination calls upon us to do more than merely invent or imitate the apocalypse

By Vandana Singh

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