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4/26/16
Japanese Monks Recorded the Climate for 700 Years

Japanese Monks Recorded the Climate for 700 Years

Published by National Geographic.

Some of the oldest continuous historical records from around the world show us how dramatically the climate has changed.


4/26/16
Shakespeare Was a Journalist

Shakespeare Was a Journalist

Published by The Last Word on Nothing.

How did small-town boy William Shakespeare learn all the stuff that's mentioned in his plays? I bet he asked lots and lots of questions.


1/12/16
In the Oregon Standoff, Science is a Hostage

In the Oregon Standoff, Science is a Hostage

Published by The Last Word on Nothing.

It's been more than 20 years since the Bundys and their ideological allies first dug in against law, science, and the public interest.


1/31/16
The Science Writers' Essay Handbook

The Science Writers' Essay Handbook

A guide to my favorite form, supported by an Idea Grant from The National Association of Science Writers. A companion to The Science Writers' Handbook.


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