Together with earlier moves, 355,000 square miles of islands, reefs, and atolls now have new safeguards.
The president’s ambitious plan would conserve two large swaths of the Pacific.
In 2008, expect developing nations to play a more active role in negotiations for the post-Kyoto Protocol period.
Forcing higher prices for fossil fuels would be simple, fair, and effective. Why do politicians fear to do it?