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    • Field Notes from a Catastrophe

    • Man, Nature, and Climate Change
    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert
    • Narrated by: Hope Davis
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
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    Taking listeners from the melting Alaskan permafrost to storm-torn New Orleans, acclaimed journalist Elizabeth Kolbert approaches this monumental problem from every angle. She interviews researchers and environmentalists, explains the science, draws frightening parallels to lost civilizations, and presents the moving tales of people who are watching their worlds disappear.

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    • Elizabeth Kolbert on Field Notes from a Catastrophe

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert
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    Author Elizabeth Kolbert talks about how global warming is not a theory, but a fact. She speaks of the deep concern the scientific community has, and how other countries have begun to take steps to address this growing problem while America lags far behind. Field Notes from a Catastrophe is a compelling audiobook you'll want to listen to and share with others.

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    • The New Yorker, August 24th 2015 (Elizabeth Kolbert, Malcolm Gladwell, Sarah M. Broom)

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert, Malcolm Gladwell, Sarah M. Broom
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 14 mins
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    In this issue: "Race and the Storm", by Jelani Cobb; "My Brain: The All-Hands Meeting", by Hallie Cantor; "The Weight of the World", by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Starting Over", by Malcolm Gladwell; "The Yellow House", by Sarah M. Broom; "Reality Hunger", by Hua Hsu; and "Odd Couples", by Anthony Lane.

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    • The New Yorker, April 1st 2019 (Elizabeth Kolbert, Peter Hessler, David Remnick)

    • By: David Remnick, Elizabeth Kolbert, Peter Hessler
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 1 hr and 51 mins
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    In this issue: "It's Mueller Time" by David Remnick: The special counsel's report is in, and other investigations are accelerating. And yet it is impossible to imagine the President changing his behavior, much less giving up his office; "Under Water" by Elizabeth Kolbert: Can engineers save Louisiana’s disappearing coast?; "The Refugee and the Theif" by Peter Hessler: A gay Egyptian leaves his homeland....

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    • The New Yorker, October 22nd 2018 (Sheelah Kolhatkar, Nick Paumgarten, Elizabeth Kolbert)

    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar, Nick Paumgarten, Elizabeth Kolbert
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 13 mins
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    "Global Warning" by Elizabeth Kolbert: The U.N.'s scientific advisory board sounds a piercing alarm on climate change, but the President doesn't seem to hear it; "Breaking the News" by Sheelah Kolhatkar: How Sinclair is moving local stations to the right; "The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of" by Nick Paumgarten: Is cryptocurrency the future or a fad? And what is it good for; "Unexpected Guests" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Halloween and Wildlife.

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    • The New Yorker, December 17th 2018 (Ariel Levy, William Finnegan, Elizabeth Kolbert)

    • By: Ariel Levy, William Finnegan, Elizabeth Kolbert
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 1 hr and 49 mins
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    In this issue: "Coal for Christmas" by Elizabeth Kolbert: As negotiators from around the world gathered in Poland to discuss how to lower carbon emissions, the Trump Administration unveiled two schemes promoting fossil fuels; "Frustration, I Love You" by Ariel Levy: Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns to work with a changed perspective; "Shock Wave" by William Finnegan: Will Kelly Slater's invention democratize surfing or despoil it?

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    • The New Yorker, August 27th 2018 (Calvin Tompkins, Elizabeth Kolbert, Joan Acocella)

    • By: Calvin Tompkins, Elizabeth Kolbert, Joan Acocella
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
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    In this issue: "Ten Years After" by George Packer: The financial crisis of 2008 was years in the making and has had a lasting impact on American political life; "Painterly Virtues" by Calvin Tomkins: Alex Katz's life in art; "Shaking the Foundations" by Elizabeth Kolbert: Are the new donor classes solving our problems or posing new ones; "Ladies' Choice" by Joan Acocella: What gives Little Women its lasting power; "Lost Ends" by Dan Chiasson: Yearning and enduring in the poems of Forrest Gander; "A Different World" by Emily Nussbaum: Random Acts of Flyness and the black television renaissance.

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    • The New Yorker, August 28th 2017 (Elizabeth Kolbert, Ian Frazier, Nick Paumgarten)

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert, Ian Frazier, Nick Paumgarten
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
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    In this issue; "The Divider" by David Remnick; "Gatekeepers" by Andrew Marantz; "The Content of No Content" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Drive Time" by Ian Frazier; "Singer of Secrets" by Nick Paumgarten; and "Happy Returns" by Anthony Lane.

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    • The New Yorker, November 20th 2017 (Sheelah Kolhatkar, Elizabeth Kolbert, Hua Hsu)

    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar, Elizabeth Kolbert, Hua Hsu
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
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    In this issue: "Autumn of the Patriarchy" by David Remnick: The Weinstein moment and the Trump Presidency. "Wet Paint" by Susan Lehman: A Belgian expat investigates why there are there so many "wet paint" signs in the subway. "The Disrupters" by Sheelah Kolhatkar: The dramatic imbalance in pay and power has created the conditions for abuse. More and more, women are pushing for change.

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    • The New Yorker, October 24th 2016 (Stephanie Clifford, Elizabeth Kolbert, Margaret Talbot)

    • By: Stephanie Clifford, Elizabeth Kolbert, Margaret Talbot
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs
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    In this issue: "That's What He Said" by Margaret Talbot; "The Nineteenth Hole" by Jason Kersten; "A Shot to the Heart" by Stephanie Clifford; "A Song of Ice" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Second World" by Emily Nussbaum; and "Women's Work" by Anthony Lane.

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    • The New Yorker, April 18, 2016 (Ben Taub, Elizabeth Kolbert, Hua Hsu)

    • By: Ben Taub, Elizabeth Kolbert, Hua Hsu
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
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    "The Sovereignty of Women" by Jill Lepore; "Hallmark 2.0" by Emma Allen; "The Assad Files" by Ben Traub; "Unnatural Selection" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Lifechanger", by Hua Hsu; "The Bereaved" by Anthony Lane.

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    • The New Yorker, December 21st & 28th 2015: Part 2 (Samanth Subramanian, Carolyn Kormann, Elizabeth Kolbert)

    • By: Samanth Subramanian, Carolyn Kormann, Elizabeth Kolbert
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 11 mins
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    In this issue: "The Siege of Miami", by Elizabeth Kolbert; "The Hit List", by Samanth Subramanian; "Through the Looking Glass", by Carolyn Kormann; "Drunk with Power", by Kelefa Sanneh; and "Graphic, Novel", by Emily Nussbaum.

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