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.
Bringing nature back to cities is good for plants, animals and humans
As cities grow more crammed and connected, how will we discourage the spread of disease?
How can we reduce concrete’s hefty carbon footprint?
The environmental cost of moving all our stuff is huge. How can we shrink it?
What the “cold economy” means for a warming world
Urban Infrastructure: What Would Nature Do?
Ellen Williams: The future of energy innovation
As director of the U.S. Advanced Research Projects Agency–Energy, Ellen Williams plays a pivotal…
One Palestinian man’s mission to make urban agriculture more sustainable
Around the world, urban agriculture is playing a role in feeding a growing global population from…
Efforts to combat Zika don’t have to harm the environment
Here’s how we can minimize collateral damage in the war against disease-carrying mosquitoes
What’s happening to our planet — in 8 infographics
How did today’s environmental challenges arise? What are their implications? And what can we do to…
What’s the best way to improve bee habitat?
There’s more to making pollinators happy than planting lots of flowers.
12,000 U.S. schools are within a mile of a hazardous chemical facility. What should we do about that?
In the absence of a federal U.S. policy for schools located near potentially dangerous sites…
Want to improve wind and solar power? Bring them together.
By combining intermittent renewable energy sources through hybrid projects, developers are taking…
Africa’s green energy challenge: Mega projects, off-grid or somewhere in between?
South of the Sahara, getting electricity to 620 million people may require an all-of-the-above…
With humans in space we need a trash collector
: Great opportunity for someone working at the intersection of inequality and climate change: $150K fellowship https://t.co/9ahA66Yxkq
This year, 22 countries received American crude oil, marking a more than 1,000% increase
to combatting disease-carrying mosquitoes
: The future of energy innovation. Q&A with Ellen Williams of
: Nature is priceless — so let’s value it via
WITH BENEFITS: Nutritious, nitrogen-fixing
offer bountiful benefits.
US spends billions to support dirty oil, coal and gas projects around the world
Need a little inspiration today? Read about this man's work for
in South Africa…
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