University of Minnesota
Director, California Academy of Sciences
Jonathan Foley is the executive director of the California Academy of Sciences. Foley's work focuses on the sustainability of our civilization and the global environment.
Local food is great, but can it go too far?
GMOs, Silver Bullets and the Trap of Reductionist Thinking
Preserving Nature Isn’t About Aesthetics. It’s About Necessity.
Changing the Global Food Narrative
Breaking the Cycle of Climate Inaction
Remembering the Dreams of Our Ancestors
The Change We Believe In, But Never Test
It’s Time to Rethink America’s Corn System
Obama: Stealth Climate Warrior?
New Problems Call for New Solutions
A Tale of Two Worlds
How renewable energy advocates are hurting the climate cause
Overly optimistic reports of renewables’ success are not only misleading but also counterproductive
Charles Orgbon III: How young people can change the world
What do respiratory allergies, coastal erosion and litter have in common? It all comes back to the…
This contest aims to reduce the toll of aquaculture on wild fish populations
Participants compete to develop substitutes for fish-derived fish food
The amazing opportunity 2017 is bringing to business
If we can show how sustainability drives value, the private sector can lead the way to a better…
As global demand for electricity grows, geothermal energy heats up
Power producers around the world are increasingly turning their attention to the heat beneath our…
We’ve done a good job of envisioning a better world. Now we need to build it.
It’s time to deliver on the goals we’ve set for a more peaceful, resilient planet.
What does the environment have to do with diseases that affect the immune system?
The rise in recent decades of diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease and rheumatoid arthritis…
For our food system’s sake, let’s say “no” to corporate consolidation
Mergers puts food workers and small-scale farmers at risk and increase vertical integration…
: What does the environment have to do with diseases that affect the immune system?
: How renewable energy advocates are hurting the climate cause
: Toxics in our environment linked to severe immune disorders:
: Overly optimistic reports of
’ success are misleading and counterproductive.
Trump Just Deleted Obama’s Climate Change Webpages
How renewable energy supporters are inadvertently harming the cause
Without the societal will to decarbonize, even the best technologies won’t be enough.
How renewable energy advocates can hurt the climate cause
Renewable energy advocates are hurting the climate cause
displaced persons: # will continue to grow by 10s of mills
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