Can we walk away from trillions of dollars and leave it undisturbed in the ground? See how much fossil fuel has been consumed in your own lifetime with an interactive widget from the Guardian.
Yes, droughts, cold and snowstorms have happened before, but the persistence of this pattern over North America is starting to raise eyebrows. Is climate change at work here?
“In the 1980s, moose numbered about 4,000 in the northwest part of the state; today, there are about 100, and the reasons for their deaths vary.” —New York Times
Why do we choose to ignore the preponderance of evidence on important societal issues, issue after issue? It’s simple…
Four years into the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, some Americans are losing confidence that the conventional wisdom at our disposal, whether liberal or conservative, is capable of restoring the financial security and opportunity we once enjoyed.