Any climate plan that doesn’t consider this question is bound to fail.
How do we think about our future place in a geographically altered world? A map is a good place to start.
He came to science late in his life, helped to preserve the Earth’s protective ozone, and fundamentally changed our views of nature and ourselves
Geoengineering demands a new way of looking at the world—one that can be troubling.
Here’s a coal retirement plan that doesn’t rely on uninvented technology or science-challenged leaders.
For decades, humans have modeled technology on observations of the natural world. But new discoveries about nature—and tools for manipulating it—have opened up novel approaches potentially more powerful than mere imitation to solving Human Age problems.
Yeast-derived “animal products” may soon be part of an environmentally balanced diet
Demography teaches an important lesson about population explosions: they are always temporary
Thinking about apocalypse, like thinking about one’s own death, is not something that most of us have much enthusiasm for
There could be more than 60 billion of them on the planet