Ramez Naam
Ramez Naam

Ramez Naam is the author of the award-winning science-fiction thrillers Nexus and Crux. Follow him on Twitter.

Future Tense
Sept. 29 2014 9:00 AMDon’t Diss DystopiasSci-fi’s warning tales are as important as its optimistic stories.
Future Tense
May 8 2013 8:30 AMSeven Reasons Why China May Be the World Leader in Fighting Climate ChangeDespite its smoggy reputation, China is doing better than the United States. Much better.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.