Scientists and farmers are collaborating on a quest for more efficient irrigation. Now, software is adding piles of new data to help manage water on the farm.
The debate over the death penalty is situated in a tragic little corner of the US "culture wars," where some Southerners insist that their moral beliefs require them to execute thy neighbor.
Julian Reid is a professor of international relations at the University of Lapland. His book, coauthored with Brad Evans, Resilient Life: the Art of Living Dangerously, will be published by Polity Press in 2014.