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Changing the Climate - Conversations Around Climate Change

Changing The Climate

This podcast explores the everyday issues of climate change. Each episode features a conversation with an expert on the topic. Season one is all about wildfires!

Numerous dinosaurs from the Cretaceous Era enjoy water in a flood plain. There are trees and vegetation lining the banks of the waterways, and the whole scene is very colorful. In the middle of the scene is a large crocodile or alligator eating a small dinosaur

Tiffany Pereira – How She Built A Career Out of Science And Art

Tiffany Pereira’s teachers told hershel had to choose between science and art. Instead of choosing between them, she chose both, and she made a career out of it. Pereira now works as an ecologist and science illustrator for the Desert Research Institute in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Changing the Climate - Conversations Around Climate Change

Changing The Climate

This podcast explores the everyday issues of climate change. Each episode features a conversation with an expert on the topic. Season one is all about wildfires!

Numerous dinosaurs from the Cretaceous Era enjoy water in a flood plain. There are trees and vegetation lining the banks of the waterways, and the whole scene is very colorful. In the middle of the scene is a large crocodile or alligator eating a small dinosaur

Tiffany Pereira – How She Built A Career Out of Science And Art

Tiffany Pereira’s teachers told hershel had to choose between science and art. Instead of choosing between them, she chose both, and she made a career out of it. Pereira now works as an ecologist and science illustrator for the Desert Research Institute in Las Vegas, Nevada.

A bar graph displaying the number of acres burned each year in California from 2011 through 2021 (as of 10/13/2021). The graph shows a clear increasing trend in number of acres burned since 2011, with 2020 being the highest year, more than doubling any previous year's number.

A Decade of California Wildfires

Acres burned in California wildfires have shown an increasing trend over the past decade. 2020 had double the acres burned of any previous year over the past decade. 2021 is already over halfway to equaling 2020’s numbers, and it’s only mid-September.