For the purposes of maintaining water quality in the Hudson River, it shouldn’t matter if I dump my sewage or industrial waste into a small tributary or directly into the River.
Most people don’t think climate change will matter to them.
Speaking against the alternative facts of the contrarians has now reduced scientists to the status of a special-interest group.
Scientists are not merely a special interest group.
Scientists must speak out forcefully when they see the policy process subverted by what they know is untrue, even if it has found its way into print.
Sustainability will not be achieved with rising human population and increasing resource use.
Globally, air pollution is estimated to cause 3.3 million premature deaths each year.
When German U-boats sank oil tankers along the North Carolina coast in World War II, oil persisted on the beaches for decades.