Maggie Koerth-Baker

Maggie Koerth-Baker is science editor of Boing Boing and the author of Before the Lights Go Out: Conquering the Energy Crisis Before It Conquers Us.

Climate & Energy

Only system-wide change can cure our climate hangover

"You could beat your own lifestyle into submission with a 10-foot club -- you could do more to save the planet than almost anyone is willing to voluntarily do -- and it still wouldn’t be enough. This isn’t about you, and it isn’t about me. It's about the systems that we share." Read an excerpt from Maggie Koerth-Baker's new book, "Before the Lights Go Out."