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Endless Summer 2: What more I learned by teaching about climate change.

My second year of teaching a class on the history of climate change has made certain truths about our planet even more vivid and personal to me.

By |2016-08-29T20:30:01+00:00August 29th, 2016|Academics, Climate Change, Spotlight|0 Comments

One speech can change the world: James Hansen’s warning on climate change.

James Hansen's ground-breaking 1988 testimony on man-made climate change still resonates as a key moment in recent American history.

By |2016-06-23T20:30:31+00:00June 23rd, 2016|Climate Change, History, Interesting People|0 Comments

Gloomy skies: Trying to remain optimistic in the era of catastrophic climate change.

It is becoming increasingly difficult to envision climate change as anything other than a catastrophic problem that will soon monopolize all our lives.

By |2016-03-22T20:30:06+00:00March 22nd, 2016|Climate Change, Spotlight|0 Comments

My 10 favorite articles of 2015 (Part III): Mosquito Coast, German suicides and climate change.

Here are what I think are the three best articles that appeared on my blog during 2015. Happy New Year!

By |2015-12-31T20:30:20+00:00December 31st, 2015|Climate Change, History, Movies|4 Comments

High hopes for #COP21: Climate change is the world’s most important issue.

The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference could be a turning point in world history...if we have the wisdom to use the opportunity.

By |2015-11-30T20:30:09+00:00November 30th, 2015|Climate Change, News|0 Comments

Benghazi-ing Climate Science: House “Science” Committee Subpoenas NOAA

A little drama is playing out on Capitol Hill involving climate change. This article from the Climate Denial Crock of the Week blog, from October [...]

By |2015-11-04T11:33:42+00:00November 4th, 2015|Climate Change, News|0 Comments

They’re still “deniers”: How the AP is obfuscating climate change with words (again).

Why is the Associated Press deliberately using the wrong words to describe people who reject climate science?

By |2015-10-05T20:30:00+00:00October 5th, 2015|Climate Change|0 Comments