Edward O Wilson
Entomologist, Harvard University

Edward O Wilson is a professor emeritus in entomology at Harvard. Half-Earth concludes Wilson’s trilogy begun by The Social Conquest of Earth and The Meaning of Human Existence, a National Book Award finalist.

Written by Edward O Wilson

The Serengeti National Park. Photo by Medford Taylor/National Geographic

Earth science and climate

Half of the Earth’s surface and seas must be dedicated to the conservation of nature, or humanity will have no future

Edward O Wilson