Said, Will, Can

This is the 167th post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. 

Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (May 4, 2020 – May 10, 2020):

Monday: “Government refuses multi-billion pound bailout for universities” by Richard Adams, The Guardian


Tuesday: New Data Platform Illuminates History of Human Environmental Impact,Ancient Origins


Wednesday: “58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus” by Doha Madani, NBC News


Thursday: Arbor Day in Quebec: A Brief Early History” by Jack Little, Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE)


Friday: Top 10 Worst Environmental Decisions in California’s History” by Ethan Elkind, Ethan Elkind: Writings on Environment & Politics, and Music


Saturday: It’s the Pandemic, Stupid” by Derek Thompson, The Atlantic


Sunday: Fuck the Bread. The Bread Is Over.” by Sabrina Orah Mark, The Paris Review

Top Words

1. said

2. will

3. can

4. environmental

5. data

6. day

7. Joly

8. Arbor

9. trees

10. impact

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