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All Backchannels Entries Tagged 'climate change'

STS and environmental history live to see another day

Reflections / Joseph Satish V

Environmental history is yet another important avenue for STS scholars to explore and work with – considering that forests, the environment and “nature” themselves are constructed socially, a theme so often explored in STS theory. This post shares why Joseph Satish feels this is so, based on his visit to the Anglade Institute of Natural History in Kodaikanal, south India.

Silenced Issues 4: (Un-)Silencing Issues in Thinking Through Environmental Data

Reflections / Leo Matteo Bachinger

The fourth entry to our ongong series explores and reflects the ways in which data is used to conceal, silence but also bring to the foreground environmental and Climate Change issues.

Will Populism Kill Your Jetpack?

Reflections / Scott Smith and Georgina Voss

Preachings from the pulpit of populism promise to summon up a world that existed from the end of World War II until the tech boom of the 1980s.