A discussion with Canadian nanotech campaigner Pat Roy Mooney.
About Jim Motavalli
Posts by Jim Motavalli:
How synthetic biology could spell environmental disaster.
New EPA head Lisa Jackson draws mixed reviews.
California’s battle to regulate greenhouse gases from cars goes national.
Hybrid SUVs aren’t doing the environment any favors.
Pat Robertson, Al Sharpton and Al Gore make strange bedfellows.
The meat industry is an environmental monster, responsible for more greenhouse gas emissions than worldwide transportation, gobbling up 26 percent of the Earth’s land for grazing and releasing countless toxins—from nitrogen to antibiotics—into our water supplies.
Our immigration debate misses the point: It’s not about race, but the sheer number of new Americans. Sprawl, the loss of open space, challenges to water resources, all these are aggravated by the million new arrivals who become legal permanent residents each year.