Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

There are not many wholly natural things left where I live.

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador — President Lenín Moreno of Ecuador moved the seat of his government from Quito, the capital, to a coastal city more than 150 miles away late Monday in an attempt to protect his government from the large protests against austerity that have racked the country over the past week.

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019

The illegal wildlife trade is increasing all across Latin America, the first high-level conference on the issue in the Americas was told.

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019

There are important limitations to what education can do to reduce inequality and poverty within a reasonable time frame. Education is a long term investment and it takes half a century to qualify the entire labor force. Primary and secondary education have small effects on inequality, even in a highly optimistic scenario.

Friday, Oct 4, 2019
An International Conference | October 17-18, 2019 - Princeton researchers will gather with Brazilian scientists, policymakers, environmental leaders, business innovators and social entrepreneurs for the international conference “Amazonian Leapfrogging: Long-term Vision for Safeguarding the Amazon for Brazil and the Planet”