As We Now Think

Reflections, commentary and analysis from Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University.

Energy Technology Breakthroughs in Context

PhD student Miles Brundage believes we shouldn’t put too much faith in finding a technological miracle to solve climate change, or any societal problem.

March 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Modern Day Yei T’soh

Alaina George, a CSPO alum and member of the Navajo Nation, discusses the history and the future of the Navajo and energy.

March 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Growing Up Navajo, Near a Mine

This essay, by an ASU undergraduate, explores the human dimensions of socio-technical systems, and their contradictions, as seen through a single life. The writer, LaTasha Ball, grew up and was educated on the Navajo reservaton in northern Arizona. She is beginning an immersive field project on the intersection of water, power and the Navajo.

February 25, 2013 · 8 Comments

Cool It About Cooling

The Arizona summer heat combined with a recent article in the New York Times by Elisabeth Rosenthal has CSPO associate director Clark Miller defending air conditioning.

September 13, 2012 · 5 Comments