Island Press Field Notes blog

Island Press Field Notes

Photo Credit: Shutterstock

By Jason Leppig / On October 31st, 2014

   

default blog post image

By Emily Monosson / On August 20th, 2014

Reposted from Evolution in a Toxic World with permission.

default blog post image

By Alliance for Biking & Walking / On August 14th, 2014

Image: Walkable and Livable Communities (WALC) Institute

default blog post image

By Mark Jerome Walters / On May 5th, 2014

Last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a sobering report on the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Two main messages are unmistakable: Antibiotic-...

default blog post image

By Emily Monosson / On April 8th, 2014

Cross posted from Emily Monosson's Evolution in a toxic world...

default blog post image

By Emily Monosson / On April 3rd, 2014

...

default blog post image

By Emily Monosson / On March 12th, 2014

Here’s the skinny: evolution is happening all the time, all around us. Living things are like one roiling mass of DNA. OK, so ...

default blog post image

By Jason Leppig / On February 21st, 2014

This Friday, check out this selection from Mark Jerome Walters' Seven Modern Plagues. Since Walters first drew attention to these “ecodemics” in 2003...

default blog post image

By Admin / On May 11th, 2012

This generation of American children is predicted to live shorter lives than their parents–quite a shocking statistic. Even more shocking is that we know the reasons why...

default blog post image

By Elizabeth Grossman / On December 19th, 2011

As Congress nears recess, legislative approval of the Keystone XL pipeline is still a possibility. Congressional Republicans and the American Petroleum Institute have said the Keystone XL...

Pages