It’s happening! We are hearing about climate change from all angles, but I get questions every day as a climate scientist that reveal most people don’t actually know what climate change truly is. I’ve come up with a comprehensive list of the basic facts to get you started in forming your own opinions.
It’s important to me that I practice what I preach, especially when it comes to sustainability.
The landfall of Hurricane Nate last weekend trails behind a summer of unprecedented storm intensities. Puerto Rico is still in shambles after Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and Caribbean nations like Antigua and Barbuda are completely clearedi. Having grown up in South Florida, I am no stranger to summer storms; hurricane season was a part ofRead more
In the last few months, I have made an honest effort to stay in the know regarding United States politics. As I have grown in my awareness, I have been prompted to think about communities, motives, and beliefs that form our political processes. Particularly, I concern myself most frequently with the issue of climate change:Read more
As you’ve probably guessed, I think a lot about the state of our planet. I try my best to take responsibility and minimize my carbon footprint. Every once in a while, though, I feel like I am just not doing enough. Below I’ve rounded up the changes I’ve implemented most recently to go the extraRead more
I gave up beef totally on a whim: it was the second day of 2017, and my friend told me casually that her New Years Resolution was to cut out beef. She encouraged me to do it, too; I was just like “Okay, sure, I’ll give up beef with you.” That night I watched aRead more
While I did not study abroad in college, I did spend a summer at a field station, which definitely felt like a different country.