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Sahel: The End of the Road

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The New Battle of Seattle

When the pope and paddlers unite, change cannot be far off.

Posted on Jun 17, 2015 READ MORE



To Drill or Not to Drill—That Is the Question

Major oil company Royal Dutch Shell wants to drill in the Chukchi Sea this summer. In the long term, that could spell doom for one of the last great relatively untouched oceanic environments on the planet.

Posted on Mar 4, 2015 READ MORE



Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere

India Must Rename Cyclone Phailin and Call Attention to Global Warming

Phailin means sapphire in Thai. What nonsense. Some people desire the precious stone, but few—if any—I think, desire Phailin. India should rename this meaningless obfuscation and call attention to global warming immediately.

Posted on Oct 12, 2013 READ MORE



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Boulder Flooding: Remembering Warnings From ‘Weather Report’

Will the death and devastation from this week’s flood in Colorado simply pass us by as a mere spectacle?

Posted on Sep 15, 2013 READ MORE



Subhankar Banerjee

Let Us Now Sing About the Warmed Earth

There are four elements of dystopia—ecological, political, sociological, and economic—as it relates to climate change, and news that the release of methane from beneath the Siberian permafrost would cost $60 trillion globally promises to create one.

Posted on Jul 29, 2013 READ MORE



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The U.S. Government Is Metamorphosing Into the Borg

Describing the U.S. government is becoming increasingly complicated: “petro–imperial,” “coal–fired,” “plutocratic,” “oligarchic,” “inverted totalitarian,” “fascist,” “propagandistic,” “Big Brother.” Things are beginning to simplify though. Soon you’ll be able to refer to the institution with a single idea from “Star Trek”: the Borg.

Posted on Jul 22, 2013 READ MORE



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Independence From Terror

Do we write words of mourning? Or do we write words of resistance? Those two braids have joined and from now on will flow together—in our age of the Anthropocene.

Posted on Jul 4, 2013 READ MORE


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