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Posts tagged "Roger Pielke Jr"

A New Model for Climate Advocacy

Pragmatism and compromise are needed to break down climate change into smaller, interconnected problems, where progress can actually be achieved. -Reposted from Ensia magazine. In an essay last month at Ensia magazine, Jonathon Foley offered an urgent reality check for environmentalists. Foley contrasted the long-standing ambitions of those arguing for action on climate change who have...

Science in Society Series: Video Interview with Climate Fix Author Roger Pielke

This past spring semester, American University hosted an event featuring Roger Pielke Jr., a Professor of Environmental Studies at the University of Colorado-Boulder and author of The Climate Fix: What Scientists and Politicians Won’t Tell You About Global Warming. The event — for which I served as moderator — was co-sponsored by the School of...