Michael Levi

Michael Levi is the David M. Rubenstein senior fellow for energy and the environment at the Council on Foreign Relations. He blogs at CFR.org.

Green Room
March 21 2011 3:07 PMThe Devil We KnowWhat backpedaling on nuclear power would mean for the rest of U.S. energy policy.
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Nov. 17 2010 1:13 PMDon't Screw Up Shale Gas
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June 15 2010 10:51 AMWill the New Climate Bill Damage U.S. Energy Security?Slate runs the numbers on one of the skeptics' favorite arguments.
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Dec. 11 2009 10:59 AMHey, Copenhagen, Stop ComplainingObama's proposed emissions cuts are good enough for now.
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March 4 2009 4:09 PMBarking Up the Wrong TreeWhy "green jobs" may not save the economy or the environment.
Foreigners
Oct. 12 2006 4:41 PMResponding to Pyongyang With an Eye Toward TehranOK, so the axis of evil exists. Let's use it.
Green Room
Nov. 29 2010 6:49 AMWhy Cancun MattersDon't buy into the apathy about this year's climate negotiations.
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June 24 2010 3:54 PMAre Climate Skeptics Lousy Scientists?The White House says they are.
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Dec. 21 2009 10:27 AMThe Party's Over Why Copenhagen was the climate conference to end all climate conferences.
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June 19 2009 10:55 AMLiving on Canada's OilMust we really choose between energy security and a climate disaster?
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Dec. 11 2008 11:42 AMThe Problem in PoznanAccording to the U.N. climate negotiators, Singapore and Kuwait are among the poorest countries in the world.
War Stories
June 28 2006 12:01 PMWashington's Latest Missile-Defense BlunderLet's hope North Korea backs down soon.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
  Arts
Television
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 21 2014 11:38 PM “Welcome to the War of Tomorrow” How Futurama’s writers depicted asymmetrical warfare.
  Health & Science
The Good Word
Sept. 21 2014 11:44 PM Does This Name Make Me Sound High-Fat? Why it just seems so right to call a cracker “Cheez-It.”
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.