September 24, 2015
Meredith Herr

It’s not every day that my inbox and newsfeed are filled with friends and colleagues elatedly talking about a religious leader. This week’s U.S. visit from Pope Francis has stirred excitement throughout the climate community as he declares the need for urgent action to protect “our common home” from the impacts of climate disruption.

September 23, 2015
Amy Huva

It’s hard to believe that a year ago I was standing in the streets of Manhattan, waiting to take part in what became the largest march for climate action in history as 400,000 people from across the globe filled New York City for the People’s Climate March.

September 10, 2015
Anna Fahey

Communicating science to non-experts in compelling, convincing ways feels more important than ever. But the accepted language of academic reporting as well as the established norms of most scientific fields can set scientists up for trouble.

September 8, 2015
Nate Kauffman

Marin County’s Here. Now. Us. project brought together a group of professionals from diverse disciplines to imagine a mode of engaging people in an active conversation about a local problem with global implications – sea level rise. 

August 27, 2015
Amy Huva

Climate change may be a scientific phenomenon, but the responses to it are going to be human and emotional. Climate change is going to increasingly affect the things we love and the places we call home, and these things are not easily dealt with via formulas and numbers.