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?
How to steer clear of the looming climate shock
Stick it to carbon, not the man.
How climate adaptation experts help companies prepare for disaster
As the planet warms, new careers are starting to emerge
Seasteading could be the answer to sustainably feeding 9 billion people
Self-sufficient nation states in the middle of the ocean might be our ticket to a sustainable…
Grounded: Why soil matters to the health of the planet and us
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization has designated 2015 the International Year of…
What are we doing to our children’s brains?
Environmental chemicals are wreaking havoc to last a lifetime
A clash of lives and livelihoods: small mines and water quality in India
The recent Global Opportunity Report listed lack of freshwater as one of the five biggest risks…
Conservation is complicated, and all approaches need to be on the table
Dispatches from the front line suggest an important role for a novel ecosystem approach to…
Can grains of the past help us weather storms of the future?
Combining science with traditional knowledge, researchers turn to ancient rice as a source of…
Analyzing 25,000 observations, wildlife managers find clues to help stop
poachers in their tracks
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: What are we doing to our children’s brains?
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Scientists are on a quest to predict sudden shifts in ecosystems before we reach the point of no return
The open ocean: Our final frontier?
Tech guru Erik Hersman aims to change the world by shifting info flow from “top down” to “all around.”
: Google is making its biggest bet ever on renewable energy
: How climate adaptation experts help companies prepare for disaster
New life for the artificial leaf?