Environmental Fluid Dynamics Seminar: Emma Marris, Journalist (Nature)


Location: 258 Fitzpatrick

Communicating controversial environmental science: reporting on the paradigm shift in conservation biology

Emma Marris is a freelance writer based in Columbia, Missouri. She covers the environment, evolution, energy, agriculture, food, language, books and film. Marris has a Master’s in Science Writing from the Johns Hopkins University. Her stories have appeared in Conservation, Wired, Nature Medicine, OnEarth and above all, Nature, where she worked as a staffer for several years.

Marris' first book, Rambunctious Garden, is an important read for anyone who cares about the environment. As humans change every centimeter of Earth, from what species live where to its very climate, our strategies for saving nature must change.

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