Peter Mellgard
Senior Editor

Peter Mellgard is a senior editor of Noema Magazine. He was an Arthur F. Burns Fellow on the foreign desk at Süddeutsche Zeitung, Germany’s largest newspaper, in 2014. Before that, Mellgard was a staff writer at The American Interest and a research associate for Walter Russell Mead. He has also worked at the Council on Foreign Relations.


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October 29, 2020
Industry-friendly politicians in Alaska successfully petitioned the Trump administration to open up vast areas of ancient Alaskan rainfo...
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December 6, 2018
In Germany, coal companies are demolishing homes and forests.
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January 14, 2018
A dramatic effort is underway to save the world's coral reefs.
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March 17, 2017
China says it has no political prisoners. A U.S. government database disagrees.
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December 28, 2015
Long before the Marshall Islands disappear under rising seas, finding freshwater will become the mos...
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December 17, 2015
Bikini Islanders have been trying to go home for more than half a century. But their home might soon be under water.
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December 12, 2015
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December 10, 2015
People who live on the front lines of climate change are starting to get ready.
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September 29, 2015
An interview with the foreign minister of a country that could disappear.
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September 25, 2015
He also hopes Washington won’t abandon its friends in Afghanistan.
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September 22, 2015
What happens to society when sexbots are everywhere?
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September 5, 2015
Hundreds of thousands of migrants are seeking refuge in Europe, but millions more will be displaced as the climate warms.
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July 20, 2015
JEAN DENIS, Haiti — At the health clinic here, three hours northwest of Port-au-Prince, a crowd of mostly women and girls linger in the shade away from the afternoon ...
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April 22, 2015
NEW YORK — Advances in 3-D printing and medical technology will soon make it possible to construct human tissue in a lab, implant it in a patient and watch it grow in...
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March 3, 2015
NEW YORK — We are entering an age of accelerated development of artificial and robotic technology, three panelists told an audience of investors, engineers and journa...