World’s challenges demand science changes — and fast, experts say

26 febrero 2015

The world has little use — and precious little time — for detached experts. A group of scientists — each of them experts — makes a compelling case that the growing global challenges has rendered sharply segregated expertise obsolete. Disciplinary approaches to crises like air pollution, climate change, food insecurity, and energy and water shortages, are not only ineffective, but also making many of these crises worse.