Björk’s Beautiful 'Utopia' Is Hopeful in the Face of Decay
Björk Guðmundsdóttir has always worked together with nature, but on her new album, for the first time, she creates her own ecology. It's a stunning response to our ugly Anthropocene.
A Conversation About Ecology, Excess, Truth and Club Music With J.G. Biberkopf
The Lithuanian artist talks us through the dense themes behind his new LP.
Evolutionary Art That Would Make Darwin Go Ape
The question of whether humans are evolving or devolving gets explored in the work of conceptual sculptor and painter Emma Elliott.
How a Miniature Redwood Forest Landed in Downtown Brooklyn
You can now take a “nature bath” in the middle of New York City, thanks to artist Spencer Finch.
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Why Bee-Friendly Cities Are the Key to World Food Security
According to community ecologist Dr. Mick Hanley, “biodiversity needs to be incorporated into urban planning in a much more strategic way than has been done so far.”
Artist Duo Projects Videos on the Banks of the LA River
Under LA by Peggy Weil and Refik Anadol is a series of geological projections shown on the LA River as part of CURRENT: LA WATER, a new public art biennial.
Listen to the Sound of Extinct Habitats Preserved by an Ex-Hollywood Composer
After working on 'Rosemary's Baby' and 'Apocalypse Now,' Bernie Krause records orchestras of natural animal sounds.
Extinct Dolphin Bones in Flight Look Like Fossils in Zero Gravity
A dolphin diorama hovers in an open gallery space to bring attention to endangered species.
My Afternoon Eating Dandelions with a Punk 'Wildman' Forager
For the last 35 years, rugged tour guide and author Steve Brill has been bringing people into the woods to show them food they can easily find in the wild to eat or cook.
Virtually Climb a Giant California Redwood in This 360° Video
Tree-climbing specialist Tim Kovar takes viewers on a 360° ascent up a 200-foot redwood named Grandfather.
The Healing Scars of Land Art
How land art learns not only to shape landscapes, but understand them.
the Earth Died Screaming Issue
Is your cat costing the Earth?
Robbie Parks, Illustrations: George Heaven