Evan Lehmann of E&E News has the back story on Heartland’s relationship to the insurance industry: “Heartland faces a mutiny amid furor over billboard campaign“. A big tip of the 3-ball to Brad Johnson for this link.
Michael Tobis, editor-in-chief of Planet3.0 and site cofounder, has always been interested in the interface between science and public policy. He holds a doctorate from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences where he developed a 3-D ocean model on a custom computing platform. He has been involved in sustainability conversations on the internet since 1992, has been a web software developer since 2000, and has been posting sustainability articles on the web since 2007.