Richard  Schiffman

Richard Schiffman

New York, NY
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Richard Schiffman is an environmental journalist, poet and author of two books based in New York.

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Amazon Deforestation Takes a Turn for the Worse - Scientific ...

Amazon Deforestation Takes a Turn for the Worse - S...

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War's toll on elephants - chicagotribune.com

War's toll on elephants - chicagotribune.com

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Green Rush

Green Rush

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What Leading Scientists Want You to Know About Today's Frightening Climate Report

Arctic sea ice on September 13, 2013, as measured b...

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Mystery of the disappearing bees: Solved!

If it were a novel, people would criticize the plot for being too far-fetched – thriving colonies disappear overnight without leaving a trace, the bodies of the victims are never found.

Column: Food Fight-Vote on GMOs Could Alter U.S. Food System

By Richard Schiffman
The citizens in Washington sta...

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Tracking Frackers From the Sky | Innovation | Smithsonian

Tracking Frackers From the Sky | Innovation | Smith...

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Brazil's Deforestation Rates Are on the Rise Again

Brazil's Deforestation Rates Are on the Rise Again

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Ivory poaching funds most war and terrorism in Africa - environment - 14 May 2014 - New Scientist

Ivory poaching funds most war and terrorism in Afri...

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In Tanzania, 'Living Walls' Take Root to Protect Threatened Lions

In Tanzania, 'Living Walls' Take Root to Protect Th...

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For your own sake, stop working so hard - Washington Post

Recently a friend confided over dinner that her job was “killing” her. I was surprised. She is a director of a midsize nonprofit that is doing citizen diplomacy work in the Middle East, and she...

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We Need to Relearn That We're a Part of Nature, Not Separate From It

We Need to Relearn That We're a Part of Nature, Not...

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Right-Wing Group Seeks Help Rewriting the Bible Because It's Not ...

Right-Wing Group Seeks Help Rewriting the Bible Bec...

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Sea Change: The Ecological Disaster That Nobody Sees

Sea Change: The Ecological Disaster That Nobody See...

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'Frackademia': how Big Gas bought research on hydraulic fracturing ...

Richard Schiffman: Thanks to fossil fuel industry sponsorship, we know all about the benefits of natural gas – but we don't have the data on its risks