Kate Griffiths

Kate Griffiths reviews 'Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States' by James C. Scott

Kate Griffiths
22 February 2018

The old narrative goes that first we were hunter–gatherers, then we discovered farming, then agricultural communities ‘progressed’ to states and, eventually, industrial cities. This More

Kate Griffiths reviews 'Sunlight and Seaweed: An argument for how to feed, power, and clean up the world' by Tim Flannery

Kate Griffiths
28 September 2017

The world is embarking on a journey to a clean energy future. Some places are well on their way; most have barely begun. We will all need to get there eventually. How long it takes comes d More