Second Opinion | Smithsonianhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/second-opinion/RSS feed for Second OpinionenMon, 12 Jun 2017 17:10:13 +0000Embracing the Monetary Value of Naturehttps://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/embracing-monetary-value-nature-180964372/Here's what happens when business and government seeks to put a price tag on the environmentWed, 13 Jul 2016 18:00:00 +0000Michael Bloomberg Wants to Solve Climate Change From the "Bottom Up"https://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/michael-bloomberg-wants-solve-climate-change-bottom-180964384/As Washington deadlocks, the former New York City mayor believes that cities, businesses and people are the best hope for saving the environmentMon, 12 Jun 2017 17:10:13 +0000Introducing Second Opinionhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/second-opinion/smithsonian-second-opinion-180963292/The Secretary of the Smithsonian hosts a new roundtable series on some of the big issues facing America Mon, 12 Jun 2017 17:08:10 +0000Are You Optimistic About the Earth's Future?https://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/are-you-optimistic-about-earths-future-180964375/Read the full transcript from the inaugural Second Opinion roundtableMon, 12 Jun 2017 17:00:35 +0000Five Big Questions About How to Forge Humanity’s Futurehttps://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/five-big-questions-about-how-forge-humanitys-future-2-180964425/There's still a lot unanswered when it comes to coping with a warming planetMon, 12 Jun 2017 17:00:04 +0000This Group Believes in Making Artwork as a Response to Climate Changehttps://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/group-believes-making-artwork-response-climate-change-1-180964420/An association of artists, youth and social entrepreneurs asks people around the world to create anti-pollution masksMon, 12 Jun 2017 16:50:33 +0000These Nine Artists Will Help You Understand the Future of the Planethttps://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/these-nine-artists-will-help-you-understand-future-planet-1-180964434/Smithsonian curator Joanna Marsh highlights contemporary artists whose practices are conscious-raising and problem-solving Mon, 12 Jun 2017 16:30:02 +0000Seven Books Worth Reading to Change the Conversation About Climate Changehttps://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/seven-books-worth-reading-change-conversation-about-climate-change-180964418/Smithsonian scientist Nancy Knowlton selects some of her favorite picks off her bookshelfMon, 12 Jun 2017 16:20:54 +0000We Asked: Are You Optimistic About the Earth’s Future?https://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/we-asked-are-you-optimistic-about-earths-future-1-180964417/People at and around the Smithsonian offered their answers to this challenging queryMon, 12 Jun 2017 16:10:27 +0000Not All Trash Is Created Equalhttps://www.smithsonianmag.comhttp://smithsoniansecondopinion.org/climate-change/not-all-trash-created-equal-1-180964381/By 2025, the regions of the world that produce the most waste—and what they're producing—will have shifted dramaticallyMon, 12 Jun 2017 16:05:35 +0000