In the Media

200 Top Scientists Urge American Museum of Natural History to Kick “Anti-Science Propagandist” Mercer off its Board

January 26th, 2018

by Beka Economopoulos

“‘The science tells us climate change is more and more urgent every day, the Mercer-funded network says the opposite. Science deniers should not be in leadership positions at science museums,’ said scientist Sandra Steingraber, a signatory on the letter.” Read the article

Women’s Show 1/18 Fracking with Dr. Sandra Steingraber and Susan Bordo

January 18th, 2018

by Amber Gantt

“I strongly suggest, if you are concerned about the dangers of fracking in Florida, that you listen to Dr. Steingraber on the show tomorrow, and if you can, go to Miami to hear her lecture Saturday. I repeat, we must defeat fracking in Florida.” Steingraber was a guest on Tampa’s WMNF Radio in advance of her appearances in Miami. Listen by choosing 2018-01-18 (Thu) in the Listen on Demand box.

PCBs, Fracked Gas Pipelines Endanger Human and Planetary Health, Warns Author Activist

December 5th, 2017

By Dana Drugmand

“’For me the fight against fracking was about embedding science in a really powerful social movement,’ Steingraber said in an interview with The Edge.” Read here

Environmentalist Sandra Steingraber To Speak In Lenox Saturday

December 2nd, 2017

by J.D. Allen

In advance of a public talk in western Massachusetts, “WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief JD Allen spoke with Steingraber, a biologist and author, about some of the region’s major environmental problems.” Listen here

Biologist to Address ‘Climate Emergency’ that She Calls ‘a Huge Human Rights Crisis’

November 25th, 2017

by Heather Bellow

“What biologist, poet, advocate and author Steingraber will do is take you on a little storytelling trip that starts with fossilized corpses of animals deep in the Earth and their voyage to our stove burners and the whoosh of igniting methane.” The Berkshire Eagle speaks to Dr. Steingraber in advance of her public lecture in the region. Read here

Documentary Follows Ithaca College Scholar’s Fight Against Fracking

November 21st, 2017

By Breana Cacciotti

“In addition to her activism, Steingraber serves as an interdisciplinary resource for students at Ithaca College. Her expertise ranges from biology and environmental science to media and communication, and she often gives guest lectures in those areas and teaches special topics courses in the Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences.” IC News covers the new film featuring Steingraber, and her role at the college. Read here

Michigan and the Climate Crisis: Interviews from MC2

November 20th, 2017

“As you listen, you will hear that there was a feeling that more collaboration between disciplines must happen if we are to ‘get science off the shelf’ as Sandra Steingraber put it.” Podcast by University of Michigan’s WCBN’s “It’s Hot in Here” radio show, following October’s Michigan and the Climate Crisis conference. Listen here

‘Unfractured’ Docu Follows An Activist & Mother Fighting In A Major Environmental War

November 15th, 2017

“There are people who are willing to put their lives and bodies on the line to fight for humanity. Sandra is one of those people, whose inspiring journey is a wake up call to us all.” GirlTalkHQ interviews Steingraber and filmmaker Chanda Chevannes about the new film, Unfractured. Read the interview

“Unfractured”

November 9th, 2017

by Ellen Cantarow

“I know of no one in the resistance who would disagree that if a single activist should take center stage in a film about the movement, it would be Steingraber.” Cantarow reviews the new documentary, Unfractured. Read here

“UNFRACTURED”

November 9th, 2017

Rolling Stone calls her a toxic avenger! Now a new documentary follows this biologist, wife, mother and activist who has thrown herself into an environmental war that many believe is unwinnable.”  New York and New Jersey’s MetroFocus produced a short feature on Steingraber and the new film, Unfractured. Watch here