How Fertilizer Is Making Climate Change Worse
The explosive potential of the source of Beirut's deadly accident isn't even its gravest threat to human health. But fixes are on the way.
From Bloomberg Green.
California’s Solution for a Looming Covid-19 Budget Disaster
For Bloomberg, on a plan to change how schools are funded in the state
A story in American Prospect about an economist and a neuroscientist who teamed up to see if poverty stunts children's brain development.
Want to Revolutionize Energy? Improve the Battery
A Look at James Hansen's Scary New Math
I met the renowned climate researcher at a conference and he gave me an exclusive advance copy of his new paper showing that the only mathematical explanation for recent record warming events was global warming. For Time.com
Something gave me the idea that perhaps writing for HuffPo for free was a possible path to a job as an editorial writer or op-ed columnist. Clearly that didn't work out. Note: I no longer write for free.
From 2004 through 2008 I was working as an editor at various magazines and as a producer for public radio news.
After Might magazine folded in 1997 and until 2004, I worked mostly (and mostly unsuccessfully) as a screenwriter. Few of my articles prior to that are online, it being, you know, the Nineties.