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Simple Solutions to Serious Problems

Rana Florida | Posted 04.14.2014 | Impact
Rana Florida

It is a mindset -- nimble, adaptive, and outside-the-universe -- that has transformed an entire city, shifting Medellin, Colombia's status from the 'World's Most Dangerous City' to the 'World's Most Innovative City.'

Out of Ideas? Call for a 'Simple Solution'

Tina Dupuy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tina Dupuy

I understand how anything "simple" seems better than having a conversation about insurance hedging for exotic derivatives, but it's condescension when politicians can't have a reasonable discussion about real issues.

The Venus Syndrome Revisited

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick Takahashi

According to some atmospheric scientists, this miniscule amount of methane in our atmosphere already has half the potency of carbon dioxide in warming our globe.

The Bailout Bill Passes Congress, President Signs the Legislation, and the World Is Saved. Not.

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick Takahashi

We saw it when Reagan became president in the early '80s and a decade ago when the price of oil (in real dollars) hit an all-time low. Here we go, back to the past again. That's why it's ominous.