Solving the Salton Sea crisis

The story of California’s Salton Sea is often used to question the engineering of mighty rivers to […]

Population, Resources, and the Faith-Based Economy: the Situation in 2016

How has the population-resource-environment situation changed since the publishing of The Population Bomb in 1968? Paul and Anne […]

Collapse of Insect Gut Symbiosis under Simulated Climate Change

With increasing appreciation for the role gut bacterium play in the development and fitness of animals, how […]

Global warming could kill off ‘good bacteria’, exposing an ‘Achilles’ heel’ in the ecosystem

Rising temperatures may be too much for bacteria that form a mutually beneficial relationship with many animals […]

Surviving the 21st Century: Humanity’s Ten Great Challenges and How We Can Overcome Them

The book explores the central question facing humanity today: how can we best survive the ten great […]

The Right to Health (Parts I & II)

Health in Harmony shares this two-part series exploring the right to health and how it relates to […]

The world passes 400ppm carbon dioxide threshold. Permanently

We are now living in a 400ppm world with levels unlikely to drop below the symbolic milestone […]

Do humans forage optimally and what does this mean for zoology on the table?

Graham Pyke applies Optimal Foraging Theory to consider how human dietary behavior evolved in a foraging environment […]

Why the [U.S.] EPA Doesn’t Regulate Ocean Acidification

Robinson Meyer reports on the Center for Biological Diversity‘s recent suit of the US federal government: The […]

Lecture with Kevin Anderson – incoming Zennström Visiting Professor in Climate Change Leadership at Uppsala University

On the occasion of his arrival to Uppsala, incoming Zenström Visiting Professor Kevin Anderson held the 2nd […]