New Trends in Earth-Science Outreach and Engagement

The Nature of Communication

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ISBN: 978-3-319-01820-1 (Print) 978-3-319-01821-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii

  2. Framing Climate Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Assessing Corporate Influence on Climate Change Dialogue

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      Pages 21-45

      Reaching Out Beyond the Usual Suspects and Traditional Media: Re-branding Climate Change as a Problem with a Feasible Solution

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      Pages 47-55

      Investigating Connections Between Industry Affiliation and Climate Change Attitudes

  3. The Role of Science in the Conversation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57

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      Pages 59-72

      Science Advocacy and the Legal System: Is Life Cycle Assessment Unconstitutional?

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      Pages 73-81

      Reduction of Conflicts in Mining Development Using “Good Neighbor Agreements”

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      Pages 83-92

      Science Communication and the Tension Between Evidence-Based and Inclusive Features of Policy Making

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      Pages 93-105

      Science Communication and the Role of Scientists in the Policy Discussion

  4. Friending Earth via Social Media

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

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      Pages 109-120

      Transmedia Storytelling in Science Communication: One Subject, Multiple Media, Unlimited Stories

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      Pages 121-135

      Experience Our Planet—Interpreting Earth Sciences in a Museum Environment

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      Pages 137-152

      Impacts of Geospatial Information for Decision Making

  5. STEMming the Tide of Science Illiteracy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-163

      Infusing Climate and Energy Literacy Throughout the Curriculum

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      Pages 165-176

      Enticing Students to Pursue STEM-Related Careers Through Cyber-Driven Learning

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      Pages 177-192

      Using Video Projects in the Science Classroom

  6. Organization for Resources and Resiliency

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-207

      Stakeholder-Driven Research for Climate Adaptation in New York City

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      Pages 209-221

      Funding of Geosciences: Coordinating National and International Resources

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      Pages 223-234

      Big Benefit from Big Data: A Real-Time Data Product Creation and Distribution System

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      Pages 235-244

      Trusted Sources: The Role Scientific Societies Can Play in Informing Public Opinion on Climate Change