This Is How Human Extinction Could Play Out

The climate is changing. It will change our world irrevocably. If the scale of the change is too staggering, maybe we need something in addition to science: “But artistsĀ canĀ register scale. They can transpose the fact of melting ice to inundated homes and bewildered lives, gauge it against long history and lost future.”

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: Apr 9, 2019
Length: 16 minutes (4,095 words)

Pause! We Can Go Back!

Bill McKibben’s review of the new David Sax book, The Revenge of Analog, is itself a great read on the virtues and affectations newly-hip analog items — Moleskins, Scrabble boards, vinyl records.

Published: Feb 9, 2017
Length: 11 minutes (2,959 words)

Amid the Heated Debates, Iraqi Immigrants Struggle to Make a Living in Arizona

Thousands of Iraqi immigrants have started new lives in Phoenix, Arizona, and it has been far from easy.

Source: Smithsonian
Published: Aug 25, 2014
Length: 11 minutes (2,892 words)