University of Minnesota
Cities, science and design writer
Nate Berg is a writer who covers cities, science and design. He's a former staff writer at
The Atlantic Cities
and his work has appeared in publications such as
The New York Times
. He is based in Los Angeles.
Urban Infrastructure: What Would Nature Do?
Divestiture is nothing but a distraction
Feel-good measures that have no effect on actual greenhouse-gas production are a diversion from the…
The vaults in this bank hold something more precious than money
You might expect the world’s number one biodiversity hotspot for wild plant species to be located…
How some climate “wins” can lead to other uphill battles in the clean energy fight
Proponents should consider all possible reactions in order to create a smoother path forward for…
When it comes to food packaging, what we don’t know could hurt us
Recent analyses raise disturbing questions about the health and environmental effects of the stuff…
With more investment, the developing world can lead the way to a low-carbon future
Global business can find good investments that also address climate change by looking to the…
We only have one Earth, so we better start taking care of it.
Clocks are ticking, and the only planet we have to live on is changing right before our eyes. What…
Hey, America: It’s time to talk about the price of water
Recent woes have drawn unprecedented attention to the worth of fresh, clean water. Can it change…
Efrat Peled: Good Business
As CEO and chairman of Arison Investments, Efrat Peled manages a $2.5 billion-plus portfolio of…
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"Now is the time to move well beyond symbolism...& create a movement driven by young people."
50 yrs after Silent Spring, Rachel Carson’s words inspire scientists studying new generation of
Divestiture is nothing but a distraction.
Synthetic biology offers new opportunities for
, but is it a Pandora's box?
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