Articles by Brian Merchant
Wait, isn't that the plot of 'Snowpiercer'?
Edelman runs software called the Grassroots Multiplier that it claims can "convert average citizens" into pro-oil "true champions."
The garden of the future is born in a virtual world, of course, and it's weed-proof. And you can buy it on Kickstarter.
At the very least, it's a beacon of hope.
Is an ocean near you dissolving sea bones? The most comprehensive study yet of the globe's acidifying oceans will tell you.
It's still most likely that our ideas about wind turbines are making us sicker than anything their spinning blades are doing.
New research ranks the nations most likely to adapt to a warmer, more volatile world—and those most likely to be be destroyed by it.
Some $4 billion poured into TV campaign ads this year, which are becoming better produced and more negative—many are essentially works of speculative fiction. This may be the year that Washington came to rival Hollywood as a mass producer of dystop…
Some scientists say we only have five years to stop the worst climate change. America is about to vote a political party into power that denies it's happening altogether.