Our largest source of clean energy is under threat. Saving it could be crucial for our fight against climate change.

I n December 1953, as the nation settled into the comforts and prosperity of postwar life, President Dwight Eisenhower laid out a vision for a future in which nuclear technology…

Recent efforts in Kentucky to expand voting access illustrate the duplicity behind Republican concerns about election integrity.

On April 7, 2021, Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear signed a substantial voting reform bill into law, joining the stampede of states turning their attention to election reform after the 2020 election.

The new…

NFTs are revolutionizing digital ownership and sparking a reckoning with the growing climate cost of the crypto-world.

Many may be asking themselves these days: Who would buy a digital Logan Paul Pokemon card for $2,000? A highlight of Lebron James dunking on Sacramento Kings’ Nemanja Bjelica for $200,000? A piece…

Alex Mears

I write about climate change, clean energy, and the crumbling husk of an institution we call American democracy.

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