Hummer, Meet the Prius of Death
Think everybody who drives a hybrid car must either be a hypocritical celeb or a guilt-ridden boomer? Think again. The U.S. Army has been fiddling with hybrid cars to make the next generation of fuel-efficient military vehicles, says this army researcher. Maybe the military is as sick of the Hummer as the rest of us are.
Thanks, ecogeek! —Brendan Mackie
Poaching in Africa Becomes Increasingly Militarized
Dozens of African rangers are killed each year by increasingly well-armed and -organized poachers in a bloody conflict over the continent’s wildlife.
Climate Crisis: Eric Utne and Paul Hawken Debate Path Forward
Author Paul Hawken responds to Eric Utne’s critique of his book, Drawdown, and Eric counters.
A Conversation With Paul Kingsnorth
An evening with author Paul Kingsnorth.