Nick Whitaker is the managing editor of Works in Progress. He also does interviews for the magazine. Currently, he teaches Progress Studies for Young Scholars and works in venture capital.
He lives in San Francisco.
Interview: Ted Nordhaus on ecomodernism
Are technology and the environment friends or foes? In this wide-ranging conversation, Nick Whitaker and Saloni Dattani discuss climate policy, activism and ecomodernism with Ted Nordhaus, director of the Breakthrough Institute.
In spite of major technological progress, tech is often envisioned in the media with pessimism and dread. How have people’s attitudes towards tech companies changed over time and what’s in hold for the future?