Articles by: Elizabeth Kolbert

From Obama’s Top Scientist,  Words Of Caution On Climate

From Obama’s Top Scientist, Words Of Caution On Climate

John Holdren is the longest-serving presidential science adviser in U.S. history. He’s also probably one of the most influential, having advised President Obama on key energy issues for the last eight years. “Mr. Holdren has this president’s ear,” is how The New York Times put it in 2014. A physicist by training, Holdren is among the chief architects of the[Read More…]