Tag Archives: sociology

The Fifth Annual Global Warming Blog: Throwing Stones

Earlier this year, I attended a dinner at a local restaurant to celebrate a good friend’s 40th birthday. My friend and I go to the same church, so there were several people I knew well at the event, but as … Continue reading

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Social Media and Disasters – Guest Post

Below is a guest post from Tanya Ferraro. She is a Medical Reserve Corps Coordinator for two emergency-based units that cover southwestern and central Virginia, and she has been working in the emergency management field since 2007. The original post can be found … Continue reading

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The New Pollution

It is not going away. Social media and weather forecasting. There is good. There is bad. There is ugly. Weather forecasting blogs and Facebook pages continue to grow. And as I have alluded to in a previous post, they have … Continue reading

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