This site is mostly on hiatus with occasional bouts of introspection, pending a technical reworking. Comments are off. mt aims to restart it in early 2016. (mt remains active on the internet, welcomes any kindhearted input and vows to learn from experience. Follow @mtobis for cryptic tweets and links to longer writings elsewhere.)
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.