This is the eleventh post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week.

Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (May 15 – May 21, 2017):

Monday: “Canadian History Roundup – Week of May 7, 2017” by Andrea Eidinger, Unwritten Histories

Tuesday: What Does Canadian History Look Like? The Story of Us” by Thomas Peace,

Wednesday: Here be dragons: the million-year journey of the Komodo dragon” By Hanneke Meijer, The Guardian

Thursday: House majority leader to colleagues in 2016: ‘I think Putin pays’ Trump” by Adam Entous, The Washington Post

Friday: Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts” by Damian Carrington, The Guardian

Saturday: Exxon Climate Fraud Investigation Widens Over Missing ‘Wayne Tracker’ Emails” by David Hasemyer, Inside Climate News

Sunday: Earliest evidence of Aboriginal occupation of Australian coast discovered” by Naaman Zhou, The Guardian

Top Words

1. said

2. Komodo

3. history

4. Canada

5. blog 

6. week

7. Canadian 

8. Trump

9. years

10. post


Published by Jessica M. DeWitt

Dr. Jessica M. DeWitt is an environmental historian of Canada and the United States. She is passionate about the use of digital technologies to bridge the gap between the public and researchers. In addition to her community and professional work, she offers various editing and social media consultancy services.

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