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Science Diplomacy at Work to Help Isolated Island Atoll of Kiribati Survive, Preserve Its Culture as Sea Levels Threaten Its Existence

In this edition: a new podcast series on the daily lives of scientists; President Trump’s response to climate change from a business perspective; and a new blog series on exploring questions on feedback.

With rates of sea-level rise along parts of the nation’s Eastern seaboard increasing three to four times faster than the global average, experts are working to mitigate the effects by identifying threats, organizing collaboration among governments and organizations, as well as examining better communication techniques.