Having directed NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space
Studies for most of the past four decades, James E. Hansen retired this month
to devote himself to the scientific activism that has brought both awards and
Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, recently spoke with The National Memo about the sequester's automatic budget cuts, the
danger of cuts to Social Security, the Keystone XL pipeline, immigration
There's a big reason climate change differs from so many public policy challenges: unlike other crises, addressing the planet's major environmental crisis truly requires mass consensus. Indeed, because fixing the problem
What Barack Obama tried to tell America in the hour of his remarkable victory is that the nation's future won on Election Day. Seeking to inspire and to heal, the re-elected president offered an open hand to partisan
“Soon it will be too hot” is a great opening line for a novel, especially one about global warming. As Martin Amis writes in his introduction for the anniversary edition of The Drowned World, prescience isn't everything, yet J.G. Ballard's 1962 novel...