Tag: waves

Arctic Weather Words

 In northern Greenland, the words people use to describe the sea ice and weather provide insight into the ongoing effects of climate change. The hunters and fishers of…

Seashell Sound: Eerie and Eary Doubles

Mural by Robert Reid in Library of Congress’s Jefferson Building, ca. 1896. At Cabinet Magazine Stefan Helmreich speaks shells and: “puts an ear to popular science and poetry,…