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Climate anxiety is real. Why talking about it matters

Scientists were experiencing diverse, complex, and often contrasting emotions about the fate of the planet. Image: Unsplash/ Joice Kelly

Nicholas Badullovich

PhD candidate, Australian National University

Joe Duggan

PhD Candidate, Australian National Centre of the Public Awareness of Science, Australian National University

Neal Robert Haddaway

Senior Research Fellow, Africa Centre for Evidence and Stockholm Environment Institute, University of Johannesburg

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