Drawing from presentations at the recent meeting of the American Society for Environmental History in Seattle, a historian, an ecologist, and a political scientist bring their different perspectives to bear on central questions of knowledge stirred by Chernobyl. What have we learned, or not?
The Flint water crisis sounds a call not just to address the immediate emergency, but to consider the larger legacies to which it points. We’ve assembled a roundtable of noted scholars to contemplate this history, whose understanding, they suggest, is crucial to any broader solution.
Highlights from the 2015 Tales from Planet Earth film festival.
July 2015 recommendations from the Edge Effects editorial board.
April 2015 recommendations from the Edge Effects editorial board . . . and a couple farewells.