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Category - Climate Change

Who are the Arctic 30?

Who are the Arctic 30? The Guardian profiles the 30 men and women from the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise who have been held under arrest by Russian authorities since the group’s attempted protest on a Russian oil rig on September 18. The...

Near Carteret, France, facing south west. 13-Apr-2012

Ocean’s Nine

Look at an ocean and some will see a barrier separating them from the vastness of the world. Others will gaze at a symbol of liberation, of the vastness of possibility. Some just see them as dumps. I’ve always preferred the second...

Logic of Delusion

From The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World, by Wade Davis, one of the most intriguing books I’ve read in a long while: Our economic models are projections and arrows when they should be circles. To define...

Pollution in China

Some terrific –and terrifying– photos of pollution in China, by Chinese photographer Lu Guang. He recently won a $30,000 W. Eugene Smith Grant for his documentary project aptly entitled, “Pollution in China”. Check out...