We hope 21stC's first special issue will help readers see how disciplines as diverse as geology, agriculture, seismology, economics, microbiology, and engineering combine to help advance our species's enduring mission: the wise stewardship of this complex, malleable, and perhaps fragile planet. --The Editors
The dynamic biosphere
Geoengineering our way out of trouble
Living heavily on the Earth
Et tu, O2?
Trading on life itself
Frog legs and parasite tales
Mad, bad and difficult to cover
Earthshaking story! Film at eleven!