COVER

Global Warming Heats Up (Cover Story)

The climate is crashing, and global warming is to blame. Why the crisis hit so soon—and what we can do about it

Feeling The Heat (Cover Story)

Global warming is already disrupting the biological world, pushing many species to the brink of extinction and turning others into runaway pests. But the worst is yet to come

ASIA

Combat Fatigue

Taiwan's voters are tiring of the island's rancorously divided politics and of President Chen's provocative stance towards China

BRIEFING

Letters (Notebook)

A Divided Iraq

GLOBAL ADVISER