News and Features
The future will follow an unpredictable route, but we must still follow a compass called hope.
Why was former president and climate-justice hero Mohamed Nasheed sentenced to prison on terrorism charges?
It’s not overproduction in shale fields, and it’s not global economic stagnation. It’s something far more threatening to Big Oil’s business model.
An ice-choked ocean, tens of thousands of whales, no proven technology in case of emergency and a mission for oil: what could possibly go wrong?
Fifty years after the first US troops came ashore at Da Nang, the Vietnamese are still coping with unexploded bombs and Agent Orange.
An interview with Jeffrey Sachs on the 2015 Paris negotiations, sustainable development and the profound threat facing our planet.
A giant Anglo-Australian mining company is getting the rights to a huge copper reserve—and we don’t know what American taxpayers are getting in return.
Keystone XL is part of a new colonial project—and Canada and Mexico are the frontiers.
An opinion piece in Nature calling for geoengineering tests fails to mention the most significant problem with these experiments.
We can no longer hope to address the climate crisis, or our deep social ills, by working strictly within the system. We must change the system itself.