Topic: Joseph Romm
Climate change had been virtually absent from the campaign until Mitt Romney and President Obama traded jabs at their conventions. Some polls say it could be a vote-getter for Democrats.
When it comes to the fracking debate, too many people on both sides use 'motivated reasoning' in their arguments.
Many of the nations gathered in Durban, South Africa, this week have proposed voluntary cuts to greenhouse gas emissions. But even if all of those cuts were successful, they would still result in catastrophic climate change.
11/29/2011 03:44 pm
There is a lot of money to be had in innovating new ways to adapt to climate change
11/21/2011 06:00 pm
California is trying to change the rules of the game, getting polluters to expect that they will be charged a gradually higher price for carbon emissions. Will the state's leaders be viewed as a heroes fools?
11/02/2011 03:00 pm
Japan is urging its citizens to conserve electricity. Would the same tactics work in the US?
07/29/2011 09:57 am
Catastrophe strikes when people are not given fair warning. By anticipating a catastrophe driven by climate change, we can avoid such a catastrophe.
04/05/2011 10:36 am
Blizzards like the storm that grounded most of British Airways' fleet are increasingly likely, say climate researchers. How will smart planners lessen the economic damage?
12/24/2010 02:10 pm
Climategate emails could have huge impact on summit, says Saudi Arabia’s lead climate negotiator. Others say the controversial leaked emails provide an opportunity to educate the public about climate science.
12/05/2009 12:00 am
Global economic crises underscores urgency of the goal, even as it delays progress.
02/12/2009 12:00 am