eli kintisch

eli kintisch

@elikint. Science journalist.

How planets work, how we change them, and why that matters. Correspondent, Science magazine. Author, Hack The Planet, 2010. http://amzn.to/1np3M4I

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video: IceWorld in flux

First of my Revealist videos on YouTube

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MELTDOWN: How algae, detritus, and meltwater is darken Greenland’

Crumbling icebergs used to dominate Greenland's mass loss. Now it's surface melt. Why?

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Glossy "Emergency Safety Card"

A goofy but scientifically accurate take on planetary engineering techniques to mitigate global warming.

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Climate Change Is Making Greenland Warmer, But Farmers There Are Struggling More Than Ever : The Salt : NPR

Climate Change Is Making Greenland Warmer, But Farm...

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Why Greenland's Norse died out

New clues about how the vikings survived climate change


Arctic Suprise: Shipworms Threaten Sunken Wrecks

Marine archeologists discover a new danger in the high north

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Voyage To The Dark Side

An Arctic journey in the dead of winter reveals a panoply of unexpected life

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Mysterious Accelerating Landslides Haunt Alaska

Key pipeline threatened as permafrost thaws


History Is Melting | Hakai Magazine

History Is Melting | Hakai Magazine

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National Geographic

Key Arctic Ice Cellars Thawing

Food security at risk as coastal erosion strikes

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The Paths from Paris

I envisioned, wrote and produced a graphics package for Science's special climate issue

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Is the melting arctic making our weather extreme?

Jennifer Francis defends her controversial hypothesis in my lengthy profile.

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Born to Rewild

A father and son have a bold plan to save the Arctic

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The Quest to Understand—and Mimic—Nature's Trickiest Colors ...

A painter has invented a way to use iridescent colors to portray nature in her works.


Warm water BLOB invades the pacific

Scientists are flummoxed by massive warm water terrorizing ecosystems and reshuffling weather systems