21 Feb '12, 3pm

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Should climate scientists and climate communicators be tweeting? Can they afford not to? Twitter is no platform for the Leo Tolstoys out there. But those who know how to punch out an idea in 140 characters can help influence thousands of followers’ attitudes, one tweet at a time. That seems to work in these crazy times. In theory, and over time, tweets change attitudes and ideas. But all people with Twitter accounts can tailor their climate tweets to their specific audiences, their followers. A Twitter home page resembles a news ticker, like a lightning-fast version of the old wire service ticker machines, going out to your specialized audience. There’s so much to read: Twitter followers must sift through the sand to find the gold nuggets. Is it worth it to do all that heavy lifting and sifting? And, is it worth it for climate scientists, serious writers and thinkers, offi...

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