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2017 Sundance Film Festival turns its lens on climate change, environment

Last week, as Donald J. Trump was being inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States in Washington, D.C., festival-goers in Park City, Utah, were preparing for premieres, parties and protests at the Sundance Film Festival. The MIF staff, its board of directors and various colleagues were focusing on how to move forward with effective, engaging storytelling, especially as it pertains to the health of our planet.

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Impact

Narrative style influences citation frequency in climate change science

Impact

The emotional brain of your audience

Impact

Strategic science communication on environmental issues

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A picture is worth a thousand data points: Exploring visualizations as tools for connecting the public to climate change research

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Tools for smart science journalism: The perception barrier

Media

#InequalityIs

What is it: A campaign launched by Ford in late January that seeks to raise awareness about inequality in all its forms and what can be done about it. Ford asked people on social media one question: Finish this sentence: Inequality is…

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