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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Christian Hunt is our Director and Editor.
He previously worked as a digital editor for Greenpeace and as a
researcher for the Public Interest Research Centre. He holds an MA
in Conflict Resolution from Bradford University, and a degree in
Mathematics and Philosophy from the University of York.
Dr Roz Pidcock is our 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. Her research examined how mesoscale
eddies - the ocean equivalent of atmospheric storms - supply the
surface of the ocean with nutrients.
Dr Mat Hope covers climate policy and
politics. He holds a PhD on climate change communication in US
politics from the University of Bristol. He has previous experience
working as a research assistant at the Cambridge Centre for Energy
Dr Simon Evans covers climate policy and
analysis. 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.
Robert 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.
Rosamund Pearce is our intern,
focusing on infographics and social media. Rosamund recently
completed an MSc in Science Communication from Imperial College
London. She has previous experience working for the Science Museum
and the Wellcome Trust.
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.
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