Stephen J. Pyne
Stephen J. Pyne

Stephen J. Pyne is a professor in the School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, and the author of the forthcoming Between Two Fires: A Fire History of Contemporary America.

Future Tense
July 20 2015 1:30 PMThe New Approach to Fighting Wildfires
Future Tense
July 4 2014 12:20 PMBurn, Baby, Burn—if We Say SoU.S. wildfire policy is a muddled mashup, but it’s the best we’ve got.
  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.