Issue 71 - 02 | How To Shrink the Human Footprint: And How Going Back To Nature Would Be a Disaster For NatureBy Matt Ridley
Published June 2, 2010 5:00 p.m.
About Matt Ridley | Matt Ridley is the author of provocative books on evolution, genetics, and society. He has worked as a zoologist, conservationist, and journalist, and has written such prize-winning books as The Red Queen, The Origins of Virtue, Genome, Nature Via Nurture, and Francis Crick. His books have sold over 800,000 copies, been translated into 27 languages and been short-listed for six literary prizes. In 2004, he won the National Academies Book Award from the US National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine for Nature via Nurture. In 2007 he won the Davis Prize from the US History of Science Society for Francis Crick.http://www.rationaloptimist.com/