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Zoya Teirstein

Climate and Public Health Reporter, Grist

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Zoya Teirstein is a virtual guest at the 2022 Crosscut Festival. Teirstein is a writer at Grist covering the politics of climate change, public health, and extreme weather. Her work has appeared in Rolling Stone, Mother Jones, Wired, Slate, HuffPost, The Verge, and other places.

When: 11am, Wednesday, May 4.

Where: Virtual. RSVP for this free event now.

Find more detail about this event below.

 

Scheduled Appearances

Environment & Outdoors

Hacking the Climate Crisis

Crosscut Festival 2022
Wed May 4, 2022 | 11:00am

If the human experience has been a 10,000-year experiment in denying nature, then we now face the challenge of engineering our way out of the havoc we've wreaked upon our environment. From carbon capture to super coral to tiny diamonds shot into the stratosphere, our best hope for survival may be the same interventionist thinking that originally got us into this mess. WATCH NOW

 

Featuring: Elizabeth Kolbert, Zoya Teirstein

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