New! Can we untangle ecology from its baked-in the colonial biases?

Scientists from a variety of fields and organizations have been struggling with Western science’s brutal colonial legacies. Efforts to name and untangle those legacies have grown in areas ranging from archaeology to public health to natural history, particularly in the aftermath of last year’s racial justice demonstrations.A new paper published in the journal Nature Ecology…

New! Kerry got slammed for a statement on carbon-cutting tech. Is he right?

The BBC broadcasted an interview with US Special Envoy for Climate Change John Kerry and journalist Andrew Marr. Marr posed a series of challenging questions on America’s climate policies, including coal phaseout, carbon footprints, and green innovation.When asked if Americans will have to cut back on some regions of their carbon-intensive lives, such as eating…