The Poetry of Science

Episode 96: Ghost Forest

April 12, 2021

This episode explores new research, which has found that sea level rise is killing trees along the Atlantic Coast, creating ‘ghost forests’ that are visible from space.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘Another Grieving Forest’ by Alfred Kreymborg here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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