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Nuancing climate refugee narratives and images

By John Wihbey on Dec 14, 2015

Syrian refugees, 2014 (Photo Credit: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR). Human-induced climate change is an underlying factor in the Syrian Civil War. It is driving the sea-level rise imperiling small island nations. And...

Advising and fact-checking for Showtime’s ‘Years’

By John Wihbey on Mar 26, 2014

Heidi Cullen, chief climatologist for Climate Central in Princeton, N.J., was one of two science advisers for the new Showtime series "Years of Living Dangerously," set to air starting in mid-April (see related article). The series features a variety of...

Key facts, issues and next steps on Keystone XL Pipeline

By John Wihbey on Feb 11, 2014

After five-plus years of bureaucratic deliberations, landmark protests, and headline-making acts of civil disobedience by a reinvigorated and broader environmental movement, the basic numbers involving the Keystone XL Pipeline were served up to the media and...

Top Climate Change Stories of 2012

By Lisa Palmer on Jan 9, 2013

A look back on a landmark study, weird weather, Greenland's ice sheet melt, and other highlights that shaped climate change science news last year....