Erin Blakemore (@heroinebook )

Erin Blakemore

Bio Unrepentant bookworm/journalist @WashingtonPost @popsci @longreads @natgeo @smithsonianmag etc. I wrote THE HEROINES BOOKSHELF.
Location Boulder, CO
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Account created 01-05-2009 22:33:21
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Twitter Web App : The newest IPCC special report on land use rang alarm bells about desertification. Those warnings will only continue—for good reason.

It turns out that the lessons learned by a previous brush with desertification may help today. My story, for Popular Science:

popsci.com/dust-bowl-soil…

Twitter Web App : The newest IPCC special report on land use rang alarm bells about desertification. Those warnings will only continue—for good reason.

It turns out that the lessons learned by a previous brush with desertification may help today. My story, for Popular Science:

popsci.com/dust-bowl-soil…

Twitter Web App : The next time you enjoy radishes in your salad, remember the farmworkers who harvest the food that we eat.

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Twitter Web App : Daniel Summers It was so bad when I owned my own company. I networked and schmoozed so often and it was just painful. Now I swear pretty much EVERY person at my yoga studio knows my name and I'm like pic.twitter.com/CnGcUGfrfC

Twitter Web App : Daniel Summers I am you. It takes me 7-10 times to learn someone's name, though I know faces. It's embarrassing but part of me is like "Look, literally all of my working memory is devoted to keeping the barest semblance of my shit together."

Twitter Web App : Naloxone can reverse an opioid overdose—and it's surprisingly simple to use.

Here's my report for the The Washington Post. It's short and sweet, and so is learning how to administer the drug. Please read, learn to save a life, and share.

wapo.st/2PfVIaT