Taking a Stand at Standing Rock

David Archambault II, chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, writes from the historical gathering of Native […]

Awe, Despair, and the Annihilation of Nature: A review of The Annihilation of Nature by Liam Heneghan

Liam Heneghan reflects on The Annihilation of Nature: Human Extinction of Birds and Mammals by Gerardo Ceballos, […]

The climate crisis is already here – but no one’s telling us

The media largely relegate the greatest challenge facing humanity to footnotes as industry and politicians hurtle us […]

The last Summer Olympics? Climate change, health, and work outdoors

How will projected changes in climate affect our ability to safely work outside? Kirk Smith et al. […]

Carbon Trading: Unethical, Unjust and Ineffective?

In their article Carbon Trading: Unethical, Unjust and Ineffective? from 2011, Simon Caney and Cameron Hepburn critically examined some […]

Humans’ Consumption of Earth’s Natural Resources Has Tripled in 40 Years

Alex Kirby with EcoWatch summarizes the findings of the recently released report Global Material Flows and Resource Productivity […]

Global Material Flows and Resource Productivity

Assessment Report for the UNEP International Resource Panel The International Resource Panel presents a comprehensive data set […]

The Global Philosopher: Should the Rich World Pay for Climate Change?

Sixty people from thirty countries join Michael Sandel in a digital studio at Harvard to discuss the […]

The Madness Of Humanity Part 2: Planetary Predation

In the second in a series of essays concerning our collective future, Marcelo Gleiser reflects on Earth […]

Leverage points for sustainability transformation

Is sustainability science engaging with the root causes of unsustainability? Are there areas of intervention we are […]