New articles in Science: sustainability

Jeremy Butman on problems with the term. “Instead of sustainability, we should instead speak of adaptability, a term that skews away from the idea of a perfect, ordered nature and unchanging industrial-technological conditions, and favors a vision of nature in a state of constant change, even chaos; a vision that values difference and diversity, both biological and cultural.” read

New articles in Science: sustainability

Casey Danson: CalTech’s orbiting solar panels could provide earth with limitless energy. read

Jen Hayden: “…Bayou Corne is the biggest ongoing disaster in the United States you haven’t heard of. Caused by salt-mining. read

F. William Engdahl’s book on the effects to GMO increase on birds and bees — and human foods. read

Jenny Marienau on Peabody’s bankruptcy. read