Ian Lowe is emeritus professor of science, technology and society at Griffith University.

His books include Why vs Why: Nuclear Power (Pantera Press, 2010), with Barry Brook, A Voice of Reason: Reflections on Australia (UQP, 2010), Bigger or Better?: Australia’s Population Debate (UQP, 2012) and The Lucky Country?: Reinventing Australia (UQP, 2016). He is a 2020 Griffith Review Queensland Writing Fellow, supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.


Pieces by Ian Lowe

A long half-­life
Edition 71: Remaking the Balance

The ball still swings
Edition 68: Getting On

Changing public attitudes to long-term issues
Edition 12: Hot Air

The crumbling wall
Edition 31: Ways of Seeing

Radically rethinking a sustainable future
Edition 2: Dreams of Land

The day the earth shook
Edition 35: Surviving

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