University of Minnesota
Canadian freelance science writer
Tim Lougheed has worked as a freelance writer in Ottawa, Canada, since 1991. A past president of the Canadian Science Writers' Association, he covers a broad range of topics in science, technology, medicine and education.
Facing up to Phosphorus
Debbie Dooley: Making the Tea Party — and America — a little greener
When you think of the Tea Party, the first thing that comes to mind probably isn’t renewable…
Here’s a better way to spend the UN’s $100B Green Climate Fund
Empowering the next generation through universal education should be an essential element in…
Visualizing the stories data can tell
Scientists and technologists are turning numbers about everything from condors to ocean-floor…
Building the new environmentalism
We must build a new economy. And to do that, we must build a new politics.
Here’s a way to pay for a healthier planet
Green bonds are drawing increased attention for financing projects that provide environmental…
Saving the rainforest and tapirs in Nicaragua
Nicaragua is the second poorest country in the northern hemisphere and one of those most…
Sustainability requires that we learn to embrace change, not fight it
Instead of engineering nature into standardized systems of production, we should look for ways to…
The end and beginning of the Arctic
At the top of the world, it’s time to get ready for a new future.
When it comes to food packaging, what we don't know could hurt us.
What time is it? Time to take ownership of the Anthropocene.
“I think it would have been more appealing for me if the crickets didn’t have eyes.”
: Thought for food | Ensia
Enjoying your morning cup of coffee? You probably shouldn't watch this video then.
: All year xmas — caring for each other, for the natural world and for the future.
: 13 countries move closer to eradicating hunger
: Thought for food: Modeling nature to ptovide viable solutions to reduce hunger
Meet the Environmental Attackers!
"Recycled. Organic. Natural. Biodegradable. Non-toxic" How true are these words when it comes to marketing?
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