News

RSS Top Headlines (Soc. of Env. Journalists)

  • DEADLINE: The Victor K. McElheny Award
    Event Date: Thursday, January 31, 2019This new award, sponsored by the Knight Science Journalism program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, honors local and regional reporting on science, public-health, technology or environmental issues. Winner receives $5000 and a trip to the Cambridge Science Festival. No entry fee. Deadline: Jan 31, 2019. Environmental HealthHealthJournalism & MediaScienceTechnologyAwardsPublic
  • Native Broadcast Summit
    Event Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 to Thursday, April 25, 2019The theme of the 2019 Native Broadcast Summit in Chandler, AZ is Native Voices · Native Media · Native Truths. This annual event supports capacity building and professional development opportunities specifically for broadcasters and media makers serving Indian Country. Southwest (AZ NM OK TX)Professional MeetingsPublic
  • DEADLINE: IWMF Kim Wall Memorial Fund
    Event Date: Friday, January 4, 2019The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) annually awards one $5,000 grant to a woman journalist who carries forward Swedish journalist Kim Wall's legacy of covering important, underreported stories from around the world. Deadline: Jan 4, 2019. Journalism & MediaAwardsPublic
  • Arthur L. Carter World Journalist Fellowship
    Event Date: Friday, January 4, 2019This fellowship provides support to international journalists who enroll in one of nine graduate programs in journalism at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute (including Science, Health and Environmental Reporting). Must have two years' experience and fluency in English and at least one other language. Deadline: Jan. 4, 2019. […]
  • Documentary Screening: ‘FREELANCERS’ with Bill Gentile
    Event Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018The Overseas Press Club of America will premiere this documentary about international freelance journalists on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 in New York City, followed by a panel discussion (also livestreamed), hosted by veteran foreign correspondent Bill Gentile. RSVP requested. Northeast (CT MA ME NH NJ NY RI VT)InternationalJournalism & MediaOther EventsPublic

RSS Yale Climate Connections

  • Some winter days seem more like spring
    Writer Eugene Baldwin does not need to consult weather records to know how winters near his Illinois home have changed. Baldwin: “I live in a place which is at the confluence of the Mississippi, Missouri, and Illinois rivers. The landscape […] The post Some winter days seem more like spring appeared first on Yale Climate […]
  • The best job for fighting climate change
    You don’t have to quit your day job to make a difference on climate change. Waite: “No matter if you’re in healthcare, media, journalism, science and tech, you can integrate sustainability, you can pursue it and you can have both […] The post The best job for fighting climate change appeared first on Yale Climate […]
  • Identifying good-faith questions about climate
    The comment haunted me in its wrongness: “One volcanic eruption dwarfs human CO2.” I jumped in. “No, not even close, Don. Humans emit 100 times the CO2 that volcanoes do, every single year. Your willingness to spread false information doesn’t […] The post Identifying good-faith questions about climate appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.
  • Amazon collection broadens cli-fi field
    On October 30th, media giant Amazon released a story collection from its own imprint, Amazon Original Stories, titled Warmer. This isn’t an anthology of little-known writers, however. It features literary giants such as Edan Lepucki (California), Lauren Groff (Florida), Jess […] The post Amazon collection broadens cli-fi field appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.
  • Timeless climate change Christmas carols
    The New Yorker’s 2014 rendition of climate change Christmas carols, spoofs the holiday season with a tongue planted firmly in-cheek. With parodies on such holiday favorites as “Frosty the Snowman,” “Silent Night,” “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire” and more […] The post Timeless climate change Christmas carols appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.

RSS CleanTechnica

  • Meet The Pocket Rocket: A Fresh Design For The E-Drive
    An interview with Sol Motors founder Manuel Meßmer on designing the Pocket Rocket and taking a fresh look at the e-drive.
  • Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement Exceeds $8 Trillion
    More than 1,000 institutional investors, with more than $8 trillion in assets, have now divested from fossil fuel stocks. The movement is picking up momentum and putting serious pressure on the industry.
  • NASA Tests Record-Setting Alta Devices Solar Cell On Space Station
    Alta Devices’ record-setting solar cell has just begun a one-year test by NASA in the latest Materials International Space Station Experiment (MISSE-X) flight investigation, launched in November on board the NG CRS-10 mission. NASA is testing Alta Devices solar technology at the Space Station in order to evaluate the technology for future NASA low-Earth orbit […]
  • Regenerative Cities: An Urban Concept Whose Time Has Come!
    The regenerative city vision needs to be driven by strong political leadership capable of setting ambitious yet realistic goals, able to gather momentum across society and mobilize different stakeholders towards such a common vision
  • Tesla FUD: Tesla Firings #TSLA
    I'm going to examine the narrative that Elon Musk terminates employees on a whim and what that might mean. This came back up after a Wired article that described "production hell" and how it felt to work at the factory during that time, and then was regurgitated into other articles by other authors

RSS Top Environment News — ScienceDaily