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Environmental History, Environmental Humanities and Museums, Anthropocene in history. Opinions my own

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@aehhub @ANZ_EHN @RBG_Victoria @swilloster https://t.co/Jh7pdVQb3p
8/3
2020
@zdaniel Do you have a shed? Or room for one? Somewhere to do projects, make noise, out of the house, but within th… https://t.co/jmyRNWU1nG @Stanleyhistory https://t.co/k86KoTZNgRPathways in the Urban Wild – Lucy Jones made me think of your new project ⁦@enviro_history⁩ https://t.co/cNZDuHVtKu"Living with lyrebirds" (2007) ⁦@frippet⁩ might find this of interest— some ref to the dialect of Tassie lyrebird https://t.co/O2LCYSps1a @aehhub @ICEnvHist @ANZ_EHN @thomvandooren talks to Norway about crows! https://t.co/ZGO3dlNGWgAged care is not an “industry”. It is about caring for vulnerable people (not shareholders). Corporate models are d… https://t.co/DLNpXxMoU6
8/2
2020
So excited this one has made it to my box in regional Victoria! Can’t wait to read ⁦@KieranFinnane⁩ https://t.co/z3NmKAagtG
8/1
2020
@ANZ_EHN @aehhub This sounds a must-read! https://t.co/If7xEzaXZSI have had a wonderful afternoon in the blue wilds of nearly urban Scotland with this lovely narration by the poeti… https://t.co/6oBfBeuL6chttps://t.co/BxUDg2n2Md Job in Melbourne AustraliaFabulous video and outcome for your Friday! #organismsandus https://t.co/5Eq1neFBCs
Retweeted by Libby Robin @frippet Australia didn’t use a u for many years in early 20th C @ankeny_rachel will like this one https://t.co/Ff713WZXWW @enviro_history @EuanRitchie1 And it reflects the fact that robots are managing the comments not humans. The review… https://t.co/KNNVsFEAKt
7/31
2020
@marg_stories @Writers_Vic @varuna Not published at time of submission should be enough, esp if big int comp doesn’… https://t.co/ezLoWDg8dX @fbongiornoanu No sign of evidence-based policy making anywhere actually. Science and modelling get in the way of opinions? @DudleyMarianna In search of someone with a comb perhaps? 100k pa sounds a lot for this.I am devastated for the poor, frail elderly people who are suffering in aged care. My heart goes out to them & thei… https://t.co/E6DBAvwdwN
Retweeted by Libby Robin @anthrobite Take one day at a time... set small goals. Whole dissertation— let alone project two, career, future...… https://t.co/GGnPUtllUmThis has been known for some time, but good to see it being taken up in media finally https://t.co/jEn9pDeZq1
Retweeted by Libby RobinCongratulations to #LukeKeogh @NatWoolMuseum on winning the @icohtec Maurice Daumas Prize for “The Wardian Case: En… https://t.co/BwQMPWgVBZCongratulations @DrJennyA on your big ARC grant to study the social and cultural significance of invasive plant man… https://t.co/UII5WSwZMZhttps://t.co/qH0JqWWFRA @ACOLA_AusJob in Bergen Norway - gives you 3 years to learn Norwegian (and help to do this) https://t.co/l6q9zpzNti @ANZ_EHN @ICEnvHistYou can't stay home if you don't have one. And you can't wash your hands and protect yourself if you don't have ac… https://t.co/oyo2veYITK
Retweeted by Libby RobinAnd a big shout out to @AmbulanceVic paramedics who’ve had a Herculean task transporting some of our most fragile p… https://t.co/Qm11rV9hhi
Retweeted by Libby RobinTwenty-six Victorians under the age of 40 are currently in hospital with coronavirus. Five are in intensive care.… https://t.co/c546Jt8vPA
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7/30
2020
Black Lives and the Climate Crisis: Resources — Climate Museum https://t.co/WxYYOqXsQQLet’s begin by talking about #ClimateChange ... museums can help! ⁦@ClimateJen⁩ ⁦@Henry_McGhie⁩ ⁦@RaderKaren⁩ Nice… https://t.co/Z5Oh4mjsqRconnecting to the wild as we are isolated in big cities — great piece for ⁦@enviro_history⁩’s new project. https://t.co/1Vx13Ex2W7 @AFL what will happen to the #Covid cancelled game between @essendonfc and @melbournefc — it doesn’t seem to be rescheduled???Fancy a @VictorianCHO blanket? Perhaps a tote? https://t.co/cn818EgcDF #blinkblink
Retweeted by Libby Robinfossil fuel industry must pay, experts say — let’s at least start by abolishing subsidies — tax payers paying twice… https://t.co/sUZiPN87HtAboriginal organisations are behind the campaign to “raise the age” to 14. Lawyers are behind it. Doctors are behin… https://t.co/hkmlub93Y6
Retweeted by Libby RobinThe Covid Commission's recommendation to bet on gas has been rightly panned. A bigger question: why would a respons… https://t.co/prTRtvvjd3
Retweeted by Libby RobinAged Care Minister Colbeck just outright denied this difference in infection rates! Private, private.… https://t.co/6vDbXdinE3
Retweeted by Libby Robin'Universities are not corporations': Let’s stop talking about Education as an export industry and remember its role… https://t.co/Wtu6YfSE9nFantastic project and the perfect person for it — well done @enviro_history @ICEnvHist @ANZ_EHN @esehtweetshttps://t.co/KCXaJOmSmpBlame game isn’t helping. As @gpaddymanning notes and evidence suggests, the problem is the neoliberal model for ag… https://t.co/WSzf5ngpGnCongratulations @StevenLade @ANUFennerSchool on Future Fellowship! Well donePercentage of test results coming back positive is returning to lower levels from the spike on Monday https://t.co/BragOBkx4Y
Retweeted by Libby Robin'The grass and the stars': Aboriginal model offers hope for restoring grasslands https://t.co/M9CC7KAIVG via @theage
Retweeted by Libby RobinThis #pandemic should inform leaders how to deal with the #recession and #climatechange! https://t.co/NL0YmVqJEA
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7/29
2020
@ACOLA_Aus @ICEnvHist https://t.co/TGF7L6D5jYTwo things that my wonderful husband and I put together dropped this July: wee Joseph Edwin Bakes, and our essay in… https://t.co/A0If6n4YJ9
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7/28
2020
Great thread — I am all for evidence-based policy making. It also shuts off a pointless blame game. (Spoiler alert:… https://t.co/wsedviXrnEGood reading for chilly winter too https://t.co/WUKQm9g51nstopping patients from accessing GP care - quietly while we are distracted by pandemic. Mean-spirited move — and sa… https://t.co/YwWcTYllEpA year ago, who would have believed our lovely Brazilian colleagues and organizers of #WCEH2019 would be engulfed i… https://t.co/AO4eyEKpf4
Retweeted by Libby RobinEnjoying this one a lot — ⁦@KateElizRigby⁩ will love the evocation of the #LimestonePlains in ch 4. Congratulations… https://t.co/NbklY7jqutNo question. $70m should have been spent on human tracers — giving jobs, not tech fixes. How come no one thought th… https://t.co/ifnaT3YRhL @abcmelbourne @Raf_Epstein So is it a go at middle aged women? As Sheila was a generation earlier??
7/27
2020
According to the media officers. No-one else consulted. Remember when universities used to be about teaching and le… https://t.co/Cq7MngC4PFProfessor Maureen Healy is the chair of the History Dept at Lewis and Clark College. She teaches Modern European Hi… https://t.co/V1S5hhB46Y
Retweeted by Libby RobinImagine writing a piece this long and not interviewing a single teaching/research staff member, let alone a student… https://t.co/RWnCG0ZsDz
Retweeted by Libby RobinWe’re looking for more photos of climate solutions - all the great, low-carbon, enriching, sustainable things you a… https://t.co/r9hllfHpEK
Retweeted by Libby RobinIn crisis time politicians need to be in their electorates, if not in parliament. Need #BanksByElection if… https://t.co/n1px0prf7IAnother question for #insiders panel @David_Speers When will Minister @DavidColemanMP be returning to work? He's… https://t.co/Ma5PKZsIuC
Retweeted by Libby Robin#Insiders What the situation with security guards in quarantine hotels and with aged care homes has shown us is th… https://t.co/cNTrc3d4PX
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7/26
2020
How good are blue-footed boobies https://t.co/xcIQBLnGGY
Retweeted by Libby Robinhttps://t.co/PrwnuDv6Bv @harfacow @CaseyBriggs Hear hear! @YvesRees It’ll be a good joke if you can get them to laugh..."What is desperately needed as we emerge from the Corona virus economic depression is investment in the huge renewa… https://t.co/15lF44cGp8
Retweeted by Libby RobinLetter from Barrie Pittock (Ph.D., PSM, OAM etc) on @AngusTaylorMP ' ARENA appointments "The announcement that fed… https://t.co/P2Yzqnt4CP
Retweeted by Libby Robin @YvesRees Imagine there is a smile in the middle of the fabric— and therefore a laugh in the eyes... @enviro_history So cute! @CaroBlume @lane_scher Much better for me. I forget stuff I read on a screen — I think because I can’t scan the pag… https://t.co/xUqWbxnC1j
7/25
2020
@ICEnvHist https://t.co/wCI6XPwqFBThe Uluru statement is not a vague idea of 'being heard' but deliberate structural reform https://t.co/EooroTczqf via @ConversationEDU
Retweeted by Libby Robin @lane_scher Stay off Twitter. And read offline. Concentration and retention better off line. Take notes with a penc… https://t.co/C5hQxBMBCp @Falai02Stunning images from #ClimateChange frontline @ClimateHist @climarteaus @ClimateMuseum https://t.co/KbEZv9OihfThe Great Realisation — still beautiful months later. Can we dream again? #Covid2.0 https://t.co/yVgS4vqv4lThrilled to receive my copy of these 2 remarkable books! Honoured to have my chapter on #seabirds and #plastic pub… https://t.co/gO6UTxjPwJ
Retweeted by Libby RobinPowerful results published today from Lana Hartwig’s exhaustive PhD research into status of Aboriginal water rights… https://t.co/L3uQgzi4dL
Retweeted by Libby Robin#BehrouzBoochani granted refugee status in New Zealand — some good news! https://t.co/4Dks30ug65It’s just the right time to work out a fairer and more equitable Tax System - Great ideas here. Really important wh… https://t.co/83je7gnPp1
7/24
2020
Indigenous painting documenting massacre displayed ⁦@nma⁩ as part of new social history exhibition https://t.co/9bTLJ31MsV @untamed__shrew @ACamp_Bell And it is open access — great reading for all! Yay. Fascinating connections between… https://t.co/QQkVpQhOJJ @cedric_p But more interesting subjects for argument than cliche professions of ‘argue for anything’ (lawyers and p… https://t.co/C56csFnwlDEditor of @canberratimes: "climate change is an existential threat." I'd call it a #Hyperthreat. Pedantic scientis… https://t.co/wxaXWsebr3
Retweeted by Libby Robin @CaseyBriggs Tired would be an understatement am sure. Thank you for what you are doing👍 and do whatever you can to look after yourself 🙏
Retweeted by Libby RobinGlobal change ecology professor sought! https://t.co/qeokaevj4O
Retweeted by Libby RobinA Bibliography of Trash Animals – Discard Studies https://t.co/J1kTvAmk50 @finnarne Glorious sky! Nice to see lots of it.Embracing Indigenous science can start today by doubling long term $$ for both Indigenous Protected Areas & Indigen… https://t.co/z9pmqXzI4z
Retweeted by Libby Robini don't think calling them selfish is either accurate or helpful https://t.co/uCDM6dkRX5
Retweeted by Libby RobinAnd especially when jails/ youth correctional centres are Covid risks https://t.co/cTDm7Pf8Y8 @enviro_history Keep sending these — we need them in Victoria right now!
7/22
2020
The venues with COVID contacts are getting closer and more geographically spread out. I’m stopping going to my gym… https://t.co/tJxT89jAdu
Retweeted by Libby Robin @normanswan Is there a public health reason why returning travellers have to quarantine in hotels? Could they wear… https://t.co/57gitWAsQ6The fantastic Margaret Cook @mcookhistory receives more recognition for her history of Brisbane floods https://t.co/epe3rwOU9j
Retweeted by Libby RobinMe in the @GuardianAus on the #EPBCReview The magic of the market won’t help the environment unless government als… https://t.co/kQEkXS90Bl
Retweeted by Libby Robin @Raf_Epstein We need to talk about how inaccessible face masks are for people with hearing conditions. Lip-reading… https://t.co/JacbTiLEJq
Retweeted by Libby RobinScience suppression is a security threat – whether #climatechange or covid https://t.co/VXdCtlsQpn via @CntrClimSec
Retweeted by Libby Robin @ICEnvHist #militarisedLandscapes @ASEH_org @GrahamInstitute @markrstoll #RichardTucker https://t.co/87XQVLQzJB
7/21
2020
I’m extremely honoured to receive the Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity. We’re in a climate emergency, and my foundatio… https://t.co/ogSWTrQx8M
Retweeted by Libby RobinEarly advice on masks was unclear, but a lot of work has been done since then. The WHO and the US CDC have been rec… https://t.co/hzY8oucIYq
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7/20
2020

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