Eric Holthaus Biography – Eric Holthaus Wiki
Eric Holthaus is a meteorologist and climate journalist. He has worked as a climate scientist and journalist for 15 years mostly in the United States, the Caribbean, and East Africa. Holthaus founded a publication known as The Phoenix a publication devoted to radical change in the climate emergency on Substack. He previously was a columnist for The Correspondent, Grist, Slate, and The Wall Street Journal. Holthaus is well known for his focus and mentions on global climate change and environmental activism.
During his career as a climate journalist, Holthaus has advised many organizations and individuals on coping and adapting to weather changes. In 2013, Holthaus felt that his extensive air travel was contributing to the climate problem, Holthaus vowed to stop flying. Together with paleoecologist Jacquelyn Gill and journalist Andy Revkin of the New York Times they co-founded the podcast known as “Warm Regards”.
On June 30, 2020, he released his first book; The Future Earth, the book is about imagining a future where society has reversed the effects of climate change. He left The Correspondent in November 2020 and started The Phoenix, The Correspondent itself discontinued its publication on January 1, 2021. After the end of the publication, Holthaus promised that members will automatically receive a refund for the remainder of their membership in the first weeks of the new year. He currently lives in St Paul, Minnesota, United States.
Eric Holthaus Age
He was born in 1981. Holthaus grew up in the Great Plains in Kansas, United States.
Eric Holthaus Wife
Is Eric Holthaus married? he was previously married. Holthaus and his wife later divorced. The couple has kids together. On March 31, 2018, Holthaus said in a tweet; “Just took off my wedding ring for the first time since I got married. It feels like a literal weight has been lifted.” On May 31, 2019, he tweeted saying that; “Tomorrow is my 6 year wedding anniversary. We’ve been separated and divorcing for 18mo — more than half the life of our youngest child. Despite all that, it’s been one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.”
Eric Holthaus Education
Holthaus attended the Saint Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri where he graduated with honors in Meteorology in 2003. He holds an M.A in Climate and Society from the Columbia University. He also attended the University of Arizona where he earned his Ph.D. in Geography and Development.
Eric Holthaus Salary
His salary is unclear.
Eric Holthaus Net Worth
Eric Holthaus’s net worth is unclear.
Eric Holthaus Instagram
His Instagram Instagram handle is @erholthaus