Tag: Climate Change

Carnivore’s Dilemma

Unhealthy. Nutritious. Cruel. Delicious. Unsustainable. All-American. In the beef debate there are so many sides.Meat is murder.Meat is delicious. In short, meat—especially beef—has become the stuff of fierce debate.J ournist ROBERT KUNZIG spent a week at Wrangler, in Tulia, Texas. He was looking for an answer to one fundamental question: Is it all right for an American to eat beef?

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Climate Change Is Forcing Entire Countries to Migrate

How much do you think climate change will harm future generations of people? Many people think climate-forced migration isn’t supposed to be happening yet. We’ve always thought the consequences of abusing the earth would hit our children and our children children’s in 2050 and 2100, not in 2012. Is it really the case?

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What to Do When Your Country is Drowning

The Maldives is drowning. The island nation’s leaders have been trying their best to communicate this to the world for at least six years, though their efforts have often been ignored or swatted away by skeptics. How can we save the islands?

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