Samuel Beckett (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

OUR CHANGING PLANET

Carbon capture and storage is a bad idea, which is one reason why coal is dying — though, evidently, not quickly enough.

What role will clouds play in exacerbating or ameliorating climate change? No one’s quite sure yet. What will climate change do to bridges? (Hint: it’s not good.) Is it time to place tobacco-style limits on the lobbying and influence-wielding of fossil fuel companies?