A Changing Climate

The Story Group is an independent, multimedia journalism company in Boulder, CO. We believe that storytelling remains a powerful tool in covering the critical issues of our times. We are proud to bring you our Climate Change series, which tell human stories drawn from the scientific findings of the 2014 National Climate Assessment. Contributing scientists and everyday Americans speak about the impacts of climate change on their lives and livelihoods.

    Moving the Giants teaser

    Moving the Giants teaser

    David Milarch is an arborist from central Michigan. In 1991, Milarch had a near death experience that inspired a personal quest – to archive the genetics of the world’s largest trees before they’re gone and to replant global forests to fight climate change. This is the story of David and the redwood champions of California. […]

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    Unacceptable Risk – Firefighters on the Front Lines of Climate Change

    Unacceptable Risk – Firefighters on the Front Lines of Climate Change

    “On a day-to-day basis, we’re being surprised. And in this business, surprise is what kills people.” So says Don Whittemore, a career firefighter who has battled many of Colorado’s epic fires over the past two decades. The Story Group recorded the experiences of Whittemore and other firefighters who are repeatedly responding to record-breaking wildfires. Human-caused […]

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