Carbon Brief reports on the latest developments and media
coverage of climate science and energy policy, with a particular
focus on the UK. We produce news coverage, analysis and factchecks,
and publish a daily and weekly email briefing.
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Hickman is our Director and Editor. He previously
worked for 16 years as a journalist, editor and author at the
Guardian newspaper. Before joining Carbon Brief, he was WWF-UK's
chief advisor on climate change. In 2013, he was awarded an
honorary doctorate by the University of Exeter in recognition of
his journalism. His books include A Life Stripped Bare, The Final
Call and Will Jellyfish Rule the World?
Pidcock is our Deputy Editor and Science Editor,
covering new research in the climate sciences and media coverage of
climate change. She has a PhD in physical oceanography from the
University of Southampton and previously worked in the Science
Communication Unit at the University of the West of England,
Evans is our Policy Editor, covering climate and
energy policy. He holds a PhD in biochemistry from Bristol
University and previously studied chemistry at Oxford University.
He worked for environment journal The ENDS Report for six years,
covering topics including climate science and air pollution.
Yeo covers climate and energy policy. She
holds a masters in journalism from Cardiff University and studied
English literature at Oxford University. She previously spent two
years at RTCC, writing about the UN climate negotiations and
McSweeney covers climate science. He holds an MEng in
Mechanical Engineering from the University of Warwick and an MSc in
Climate Change from the University of East Anglia. He previously
spent seven years working on climate change projects at the
consultancy firm Atkins.
Pearce is our multimedia journalist, focusing on
infographics, video and social media. Rosamund completed an MSc in
Science Communication from Imperial College London in 2014. She has
previous experience working for the Science Museum and the Wellcome
Thanks also to our volunteer comment moderators and guest
contributors for their support and assistance.
We are grateful for the support of the European Climate Foundation,
which provides our funding. In the spirit of transparency, we
voluntarily declare that this funding totalled £330,778 for the
financial year 2014/15.
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