Traditional environmentalism has lacked a meaningful, practical democratic vision, rendering it largely marginal to the day-to-day lives of most Americans.
William Shutkin | Aug 31
Stretching the mind across time can help us become more responsible planetary stewards and foster empathy across generations.
Vincent Ialenti | Aug 10
For nearly two decades, French sound artist Yannick Dauby has journeyed all over Taiwan capturing the songs of frogs.
Tobias Fischer | Jul 1
Recent movements have brought considerable new attention to public institutions’ impacts on racial inequality and injustice. Will agencies act on the momentum?
Beth Clevenger | May 10
A nation that identifies itself with nature begins to fall apart when it can no longer agree on what nature is.
David E. Nye | Apr 20
It may take years for awe to bear its fruit, but the self holds something in readiness for a future time.
Shierry Weber Nicholsen | Mar 11
Political scientist Lauri Peterson shares findings from a unique study that examined the relationship between extreme weather events and climate action in democracies.
The Editors of Global Environmental Politics | Feb 26
“When we speak of the future of architecture, I believe it is essential to look back through history for inspiration.”
Adolfo Plasencia | Feb 19
Controlling pollutions through disinfection, rather than preventing them outright, marked a critical feature of the chemical revolution that crested in the 1770s.
François Jarrige and Thomas Le Roux | Nov 20, 2020
The notion of arid lands as ‘wastelands’ derives largely from colonial assumptions — assumptions that continue to harm the world’s drylands and impact the lives of millions of people.
Diana K. Davis | Aug 24, 2020