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Landslide science

Scott Burns. Photo by Joseph Thiebes

Check out my latest story on landslides in the Pacific Northwest and the geologists that are working to make landslides more predictable. Here's a video supplement to the story:


A holiday guide for science geeks


"For science geeks, this list of locations, events, and shopping ideas is a great place to start celebrating the season of axial tilt in heliocentric style."

Read the whole article by Joseph Thiebes, and check out the photos & video, here: Science Geek Holiday Guide


GMO Labeling

Joseph Thiebes eaten by Insecta-Cobbfish

Here's my story on GMO labeling for the Portland State Vanguard.  I wanted to use more from all my interviewees -- but that's the way it goes. I wish I could do a whole documentary! But I had to keep the focus tight and I wanted to get people to see that it's a complex and human issue. That wasn't easy but I think I gave people some food for thought, if not an in depth view. 

The video attached to the article is also a big step up in my production quality.