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.
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?
Green Room
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.


The World

The Budget Disaster that Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola

How Movies Like Contagion and Outbreak Distort Our Response to Real Epidemics

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

Everything You Should Know About Today’s Eclipse

An Unscientific Ranking of Really, Really Old German Beers


Welcome to 13th Grade!

Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.


The Actual World

“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.

Want Kids to Delay Sex? Let Planned Parenthood Teach Them Sex Ed.

The Shooting Tragedies That Forged Canada’s Gun Politics

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 9:42 PM Landslide Landrieu Can the Louisiana Democrat use the powers of incumbency to save herself one more time?
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 23 2014 10:30 AM Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 8:51 AM The Male-Dominated Culture of Business in Tech Is Not Great for Women
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
Oct. 23 2014 11:08 AM Seeing the Familiar in Black and White
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 23 2014 7:30 AM Our Solar System and Galaxy … Seen by an Astronaut
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.