Monthly Archives: December 2017

The Great Unraveling: Using Science and Philosophy to Decode Modernity

“Forty percent of the United States drains into the Mississippi. It’s agriculture. It’s golf courses. It’s domestic runoff from our lawns and roads. Ultimately, where does it go? Downstream into the Gulf.” —Sylvia Earle Our civilization is headed for a … Continue reading

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Review: The Russian Revolution: A New History

Nyjournalofbooks, Dec 12, 2017 If readers are interested in a broad work covering the essential actors and historical events leading up to and following the Russian Revolution of 1917, this book is a good place to start. Sean McMeekin offers … Continue reading

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