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Average people can make a difference on global challenges, says researcher

Caroline Newman with UVA Today sat down with Thomas Batemen to discuss the recent article Batemen published […]

The irreversible momentum of clean energy

Private-sector efforts help drive decoupling of emissions and economic growth US President Barack Obama argues in this […]

Political Science in a New Era

Paul R. Ehrlich and Dennis C. Pirages reflect on the converging and interconnected challenges of “greater economic […]

A Bold Vision For Our Future: 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Many people around the world, and particularly in the U.S. following the 2016 presdidential elecion, are asking […]

Shining Rewards: The Value of Rooftop Solar Power for Consumers and Society

This report by Environment New York Research & Policy Center in collaboration with Frontier Group reviews 16 […]

Arun Dayanandan reviews Killing the Koala and Poisoning the Prairie: Australia, America, and the Environment by C.J.A. Bradshaw, P.R. Ehrlich.

Arun Dayanandan reviews Killing the Koala and Poisoning the Prairie: Australia, America, and the Environment (University of Chicago Press, […]

Survival Despite the People: Democratic Destruction or Sustainable Meritocracy

Without working life support systems life on Earth becomes impossible. This book recognises this simple condition as […]

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 […]

Avoiding collapse: Grand challenges for science and society to solve by 2050

Anthony D. Barnosky, Paul R. Ehrlich and Elizabeth A. Hadly in presenting the challenging, intertwined problems facing […]