Signs of Hope (Part 2)

Signs of Hope (Part 2)

In part two of our “signs of hope” Lightning Updates, we share more news from this spring. Over the past few months, an estimated two to three billion (yes, billion) birds migrated into and through the United States following long-traveled routes. The...
Signs of Hope (Part 1)

Signs of Hope (Part 1)

We have shared some global news in recent weeks that, when taken together, can become a bit disheartening — the climate crisis, warnings of the threat of mass extinctions, the calls for immediate action.Conservationists — and all people — must keep...
Language (and Coverage) Matters

Language (and Coverage) Matters

Journalists are reevaluating the language they use and the coverage they provide for reporting on the Earth’s heating climate. In an April article published in both the Columbia Journalism Review and The Nation, Mark Hertsgaard and Kyle Pope write “the...