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The carbon capture and storage solution fails to address the root causes of global warming, and risks the advance of the zero-emissions goal.
Some hard choices and compromises will be needed before a wide-ranging deal can be agreed at the UN summit in Paris in 2015.
Anne-Marie Slaughter identifies inadequate childcare as the number one threat facing the United States.
A team of researchers at Harvard is now trying to asses the risks of solar geoengineering.
Despite the evident benefits inherent to open disease research and treatment development, investment in open labs has been scarce.
We have squandered the chance of keeping global warming below two-degree Celsius limit unless we take draconian action, says climate scientist Kevin Anderson.
Joseph E. Stiglitz examines the lessons learned so far from the current crisis.
Computational social science is showing why cities thrive. When a city doubles in size, every measure of economic activity increases by about 15 percent per capita.
International standards and enforcement could prevent tax evasion and avoidance.
While many celebrate salad greens, the local food movement is cultivating exclusivity and becoming less and less budget friendly.
Conducting business as usual is no longer good enough. Instead of finding ways to use society and the environment to be successful, companies must contribute to society and the environment in order to sustain success.