Mark Klett and Byron Wolfe, Confirming the details of the moment across the geologic horizon of Marble Canyon (detail).

First Looks


Wet drones
Useful models
Green skies
Farmer suicides

Anticipating a Luddite Revival

Advances in information technology and robotics are already transforming the workplace, and even greater changes lie ahead. Here’s a look at what the next two decades might bring.

A Survival Plan for the Wild Cyborg

In order to stay human in the current intimate technological revolution, we must become high-tech people with quirky characters. Here are seven theses to nail to the door of our technological church.

More articles from the Spring 2014 issue