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Climate Communication Narratives

The defensive walls of the ‘Denial Citadel’ were breached on Saturday by Richard Muller’s announcement that he is no longer sceptical about climate science. Call me a converted skeptic. Three years ago I identified Share on TwitterShare on Facebook

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Climate Communication Tips

African lions on the hunt prowl the edge of a herd, single out one buffalo, then hunt as a pack to separate the individual from the herd and bring it down.   In The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars, … Continue reading

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Climate Communication Soundbites & Metaphors

Like half the planet, I love Angry Birds. Apart from the intricate challenges of figuring out trajectories and new strategies, the game taps into a brutal and primal delight in the fierce battle for survival. Share on TwitterShare on Facebook

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Climate Communication Tips

As  public pressure grows for cutting fossil fuel subsidies, activists are turning to social media to keep the heat on governments around the world. Climate communicators are experimenting with fresh ways  to use the two dominant social media, Twitter and … Continue reading

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