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

Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (October 29 – November 4, 2018):

Monday: “The paediatric environmental history; Recording children’s exposure to environmental health threats: A “green page,” World Health Organization


Tuesday: Top Climate Scientists Warn Governments Of ‘Blatant Anti-Nuclear Bias’ In Latest IPCC Climate Report” by Michael Schellenberger, Forbes


Wednesday: “Revisiting the role of high‐energy Pacific events in the environmental and cultural history of Easter Island (Rapa Nui),” GeoUCMpublica.


Thursday: Green groups spend record sums to flip ‘most anti-environmental Congress in history’” by Stuart Leavenworth, McClatchy: DC Bureau.


Friday: Green groups spend record sums to flip ‘most anti-environmental Congress in history’” by Stuart Leavenworth, McClatchy: DC Bureau.


Saturday: The Supreme Court just allowed a major climate lawsuit to go ahead” by Umair Irfan, Vox


Sunday: The Rebellion has begun to save our planet” by Paul O’Connor, Undercurrents Reports

Top Words

1. climate

2. environmental

3. nuclear

4. voters

5. change

6. million

7. health 

8. House

9. said

10. IPCC

11. also

12. case

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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