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Every issue explores cutting-edge developments in technology, medicine, education, climate change, and much more. Articles provide in-depth analyses of science and technology’s impact on public policy, the economy, and society—bringing today’s best minds to bear on tomorrow’s most critical topics.

Editor's Journal

Forum

  • Forum

    Climate change Robert M. White’s “Kyoto and Beyond” and Rob Coppock’s “Implementing the Kyoto Protocol” (Issues, Spring 1998) are excellent overviews of the issues surrounding the Kyoto Protocol. As chairman… Read More

From the Hill

  • From the Hill

    Space station woes infuriate Congress Cost and schedule overruns for the international space station program are increasingly exasperating members of Congress, even those who have fought long and hard to support the… Read More

Perspectives

Features

Book Reviews

  • Cover of book titled Am I My Brother's Keeper?

    Bioethics for Everyone

    Arthur Caplan is the Babe Ruth of medical ethics. He looks like the Babe—a healthy, affable, stout man, who enjoys life, and is universally liked. Like the Babe, he is prodigiously productive,… Read More
  • Cover of A Hazardous Inquiry The Rashoman Effect at Love Canal

    Love Canal revisited

    From August 1978 to May 1980, the nondescript industrial city of Niagara Falls, New York, named for one of the world’s great scenic wonders, acquired a perverse new identity as the site… Read More
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