Presidential Candidates on Science

Presidential Candidates on Science The 2012 American presidential candidates frequently discuss economic and social issues.  However, they are very rarely made to discuss the most important scientific issues of the day, despite the fact that our future as a species depends on scientific literacy and competence.  In a recent science debate the two candidates discussed … Continue reading Presidential Candidates on Science

Developed World Economics for the 21st Century

Developed World Economics for the 21st Century Understanding how to organize a global economy has been one of the most difficult things for humans to do over the past few centuries.  As we enter the 21st century we need to learn from past economic structures and deconstruct what has worked best and what has failed. … Continue reading Developed World Economics for the 21st Century