Month: March 2017

Featured Politics

What is Ecomodernism?

In recent years, a group of academic scientists, ecologists and economists realised that the way they viewed the world and its problems had much in common, contrasting starkly with that of many traditional green organisations. These ‘ecomodernists’, made their combined…

Climate Energy

Jim Hansen on the Urgency of Nuclear Power

Abstract This skimmable article by leading climate scientist Dr Jim Hansen (former Director of NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies) argues for a rapid and global increase in nuclear power to curb CO2 emissions. He explains how carbon intensive economies are…