A recently published article asked European demographers about their attitudes towards climate change and population growth.
What once appeared as an immense, unmeasurable expanse of land is now more clearly perceived as finite and increasingly limited.
The curves of population growth and carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere since 1880 almost precisely follow each other.
Yes, for two main reasons. First, people are rapidly displacing wildlife species across the globe, initiating a mass extinction event.
Right Wing Christian politicians and religious interest groups continue efforts seeking to inflict their Commandments on the rest of us.
In so many ways, a permanent human presence on the Moon could open the door to the entire Solar System.
Over the last few years I have gone from an AGI skeptic to being significantly worried about how soon it will likely come to exist.
Twain's contempt and scorn for religion was kept secret for half a century after his death, lest it ruin his stature in Christian America.
Sure, we haven’t figured it all out yet. But the prospect of becoming the first Martians continues to inspire ideas and possible solutions!
At MIT’s Center for Neural Circuit Genetics, for example, scientists have modified memories in mice using an optogenetic interface.