Graphic design by Iker Gil
Cover by Mitch Epstein
Energy. It’s what gets us from here to there. Out of bed, to the moon, across town, to the core of the issue. It hurries the pace of civilization, and it’s positing the planet with problems of a shape and scope never before seen. Or dealt with. It takes energy to deal. And here’s the real deal: energy is power.
Issue introduction by Iker Gil, editor in chief of MAS Context
Iker Gil and Andrew Clark interview photographer Mitch Epstein, author of American Power
Landscape architect Marcel Wilson explains the history, challenges and opportunities that Lanai Island in Hawaii is facing
Films from the Prelinger Archives showing the type of energy and ideals that the United States had during the 1930s, 40s, and 50s