Beyond Despair: Theory and Practice in Environmental Humanities

Web Page Link  Wednesday–Friday, April 3–5, 2019  National Humanities Center, 7 T.W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC This unique three-day summit of scholars and experts from across the country features a dynamic intersection between discussion, presentations, and exhibitions, grounded in practical site excursions. The summit is being convened...

Nova – Decoding the Weather Machine

Disastrous hurricanes. Widespread droughts and wildfires. Withering heat. Extreme rainfall. It is hard not to conclude that something’s up with the weather, and many scientists agree. It’s the result of the weather machine itself—our climate—changing, becoming hotter and more erratic. In this two-hour documentary, NOVA will cut through the confusion around...