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Drop and Give Me Efficiency: Can the Military Change American Minds on Climate?

The Department of Defense called out climate change as a major threat to national security in its latest Quadrennial Report, validating both climate science and the need to do something about climate change. 261 more words

Climate Change

a prayer

It’s 3:30 a.m. I am up with my daughter for what seems to be the third time tonight. I’ve tried rocking her, nursing her; this time I’m stroking the hair from her face and gently rubbing her back – my own back aching as I arch over the crib to reach her. 418 more words

Unfinished Business

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It may be me. Perhaps I am getting older and the policemen younger, but wars seem to be lasting a lot longer these days. 1,120 more words

The Steep and Difficult Path of Peace

“To remember the past is to commit oneself to the future. To remember Hiroshima is to abhor nuclear war. To remember Hiroshima is to commit oneself to peace…. 834 more words

Our Life Together

The Nature Conservancy’s Battle Plan: Mapping the Future

If you’ve ever turned on the “bike routes” or “traffic” layers on a Google Map to help you figure out the best way to get somewhere, you’ve used geospatial information for planning. 410 more words

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Editor’s Note: The War & Peace Issue

Humans have been warring over resources since we’ve had resources to war over – which is to say, forever. For as much as conflicts are cast as political or religious affairs, issues of natural resources – land, water, food, and energy – are often found at their roots. 484 more words

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