Resources

The interaction of human population, food production, and biodiversity protection

Though many scenarios for feeding a world of 10 billion people while maintaining biodiversity have been proposed, […]

Scientists, Stop Thinking Explaining Science Will Fix Things

How can scientists effectively communicate science? If the goal is to change opinions, Tim Requarth suggests moving […]

Obama’s science diaspora prepares for a fight

With only a bare-bones staff being maintained at the U.S. Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) […]

New EPA documents reveal even deeper proposed cuts to staff and programs

How exactly would the 31% budget cut to the US Environmental Protection Agency proposed by President Trump’s […]

Why President Trump needs to finally name a science advisor

John P. Holdren, former director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and […]

Biological Extinction | Paul R. Ehrlich

How to Save the Natural World on Which We Depend Paul R. Ehrlich presents during the workshop […]

The Present Mass Extinction: How do the Tropics fit?

Presented by Professor Paul Ehrlich of Stanford University, California Overpopulation and the continual growth of human enterprise […]

A roadmap for rapid decarbonization

We have the Paris Agreement, but how can its goals actually be achieved? Johan Rockström and colleagues […]

Is it worth trying to “reframe” climate change? Probably not.

Spurring technological innovation. Reducing local air pollution. Improving national security. Meeting a religious or moral imperative. Climate […]

How scientists should confront the antagonists

What comes next for scientists facing threats to their work? On Radio National’s The Science Show, Robyn […]