Ending the Inertia on Energy Policy

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

  • Living Legos

    Benjamin, I have one word for you: syntheticbiology. Of course, there is no need to update The Graduate, and that is really two words, but rewriting that line is a national… Read More

Forum

  • Forum

    Post-scientific society In “The Post-Scientific Society” (Issues, Fall 2007), Christopher T. Hill correctly observes that science-based commercial innovations must increasingly satisfy users’ functional needs. This trend has increased with… Read More

From the Hill

  • From the Hill

    Fiscal year 2008 R&D funding levels on hold The federal government’s fiscal year (FY) 2008 began on October 1, but most agencies are still operating under a continuing resolution extending funding at… Read More

Perspectives

Features

Book Reviews

  • The political Einstein

    If you’ve thought of Albert Einstein as he’s so often pictured by news media— as that famously tousle-haired, remote genius off in his own abstract world— then Einstein on Politics offers some… Read More
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