Previously acting editor of BBC Earth, environment news editor for New Scientist. I mostly write about life sciences and the environment
The nature of the catastrophe
Fantasising about climate change may be our only way of understanding it. From The Lord of the Rings to A Game of Thrones, fantasy has conveyed the threat of environmental destruction in a way SF never has.
We're watching THE EAST
The tale of a private intelligence operative infiltrating a band of ecoterrorists leaves Michael Marshall stirred, but not too shaken.