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The July 9, 2009, posting to The Yale Forum on Climate Change & The Media provides access to a number of authoritative PowerPoint and QuickTime video presentations delivered either in April in Chicago or in June in Portland, Oregon, as [...]
Encounter a catchy or “keeper” quotation about climate change and climate change communications over the preceding few weeks? Let us know, and we’ll include it in this feature. The quotes have to be on-point, concise, meaty, self-standing … and not [...]
Journalists and scientists looking for new tools to help the public “visualize” climate change and its impacts have two more useful resources readily available to them.
Like their members of Congress, Americans overall appear to have “mixed feelings” about the climate change/energy legislation – Republican opponents took to calling it the “national energy tax” bill – passed in late June on a 219-212 House floor vote.
A new mapping site powered by Google Maps and available through the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, UNFCCC, paints an interactive image of industrialized countries’ various greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and allows filtering by industrial categories and subcategories, [...]
“Hate” is a strong word. But in using it in a July 1, 2009, New York Times column, Thomas L. Friedman may have captured the sentiments of many backers of climate change legislation.
New York Times Washington, D.C., bureau reporter John Broder sets the table and New Yorker writer Betsy Kolbert and Harvard University economist Robert Stavins deliver the goods in a WBUR-FM “On Point” hour-long discussion of the House of Representatives cap-and-trade [...]