Bookmarks for a Human Age
Almost imperceptibly, we are stepping off the consumption treadmill
The Human Age will be shaped by the species we create and foster as well as the ones we kill off
Demography teaches an important lesson about population explosions: they are always temporary
Tech companies are rapidly networking the environment in ways that will transform our perception of nature—just as social media reshaped our relationships with each other. What could possibly go wrong?
The story of energy use, economic growth, and carbon emissions in four charts.
Darwinian theory is based on the idea that heredity flows vertically, parent to offspring, and that life’s history has branched like a tree. Now we know otherwise: that the ‘tree' of life isn’t that simple.
Ted Nordhaus reviews The Wizard and The Prophet by Charles Mann
Here's how we avoided the worst of zoonotic diseases
This has implications for a number of conservation initiatives from reintroductions to ecotourism.