Death is inevitable, but its
environmental toll may not have to be.
Yeast-derived “animal products” may soon be part of an environmentally balanced diet
An interview with Kim Stanley Robinson: Climate change, science fiction, and our collective failure of imagination
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
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
Here’s a coal retirement plan that doesn’t rely on uninvented technology or science-challenged leaders.
Societies have reshaped landscapes for thousands of years. So why is the Anthropocene so destructive?
Researchers show humans have transformed the majority of terrestrial ecosystems for the past 12,000 years without causing large scale extinctions. Colonization, appropriation and displacement are likely to blame.
A team of researchers combed through a database of 1.8 million century-old trees in China to solve an Anthropocene puzzle
Here's how we avoided the worst of zoonotic diseases
There could be more than 60 billion of them on the planet