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Gisela Telis is an award-winning writer who has covered health, science and the environment for the Christian Science Monitor, High Country News, Science and other national publications. She is also the producer of InterViews, a podcast series exploring the lives of leading researchers for the National Academy of Sciences, and the editor of Champions for Change, a book about athletes and explorers working to address climate change. In 2011-2012, she was a Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Journalism Fellow. She lives in Tucson, Arizona.