The unconventional fuel boom has  reduced U.S. dependence on oil imports, while the energy-constrained Asia-Pacific nations are increasingly reliant on foreign sources. With the U.S. slated to export liquid natural gas (LNG) to Asia as early as 2017, a new energy era has come. Read More

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    Jennifer L. Turner

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What is “Science Hack Day” and why is it coming to Washington, DC? Elizabeth Tyson describes a global movement that is intended to encourage collaboration and unleash creativity. Read More

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    Elizabeth Tyson

    New Projects Manager/Researcher, Science and Technology Innovation Program

"This summit represents an opportunity to debate these issues that should not be squandered, or lost in the obsession over how Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro will greet each other. And the United States has much to offer," writes Cynthia ArnsonRead More

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The long-term economic and geopolitical implications of a climate agreement in Paris this fall far outweigh today's headline-grabbing crises, says Nick MabeyRead More

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Facing both political and economic problems, Brazil is attempting to revive its economy. Will the “austerity” measures work, and if so, how long will it take to see progress? Read More

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Negotiating with Iran in an effort to slow its nuclear program and avoid war is the least bad alternative. But there are no good deals that will end Iran’s nuclear weapons aspirations, only ones with varying degrees of risk," writes Aaron David Miller and Jason BrodskyRead More

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"Military strikes alone will not solve Yemen’s complex internal crisis, even if the offensive by a coalition of 10 Muslim countries eventually contains the advancing Houthi rebels," writes Robin Wright. Read More

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"Even Russia’s vaunted internal security services now have to make due with fewer resources, despite the real prospect of increased social unrest," writes William Pomeranz. Read More

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