Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan is a novelist of worldwide acclaim. His books include The Child in Time, Atonement, and Saturday.

To address global warming, we must harness rationality, good science, and enlightened globalization

Getting a bird’s eye view of the globe. Photo: Marcelo da Mota Silva. The commonplace view of the earth from an airplane at 35,000 feet — a vista that would have astounded Dickens or Darwin — can be instructive when …