Mr Julian Cribb BA FTSE

Julian Cribb is an author, journalist, editor and science communicator. He is principal of Julian Cribb & Associates who provide specialist consultancy in the communication of science, agriculture, food, mining, energy and the environment. His career includes appointments as newspaper editor, scientific editor for The Australian newspaper, director of national awareness for CSIRO, member of numerous scientific boards and advisory panels, and president of national professional bodies for agricultural journalism and science communication. His published work includes over 8000 articles, 3000 media releases and eight books. He has received 32 awards for journalism. His internationally-acclaimed book, The Coming Famine (UCP 2010) confronts the question of whether we can feed humanity through the mid-century peak in numbers and food demand. His new book, Poisoned Planet, is the first to explore the contamination of the Earth system by human activity and what can be done about it. To read more about Julian,
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