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Anthony Leiserowitz: The Greatest Single Threat Facing Humanity

Dandelion Salad

MoyersandCompany
Jan. 4, 2013

Varied calls on Climate Change

Image by Omar Chatriwala via Flickr

Remember climate change? For the first time since 1984, the issue didn’t even come up in a presidential debate. But bringing climate change back into our national conversation is as much a communications challenge as it is a scientific one. Scientist Anthony Leiserowitz, director of the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication, joins Bill to describe his efforts to do what even Hurricane Sandy couldn’t — galvanize communities over what’s arguably the greatest single threat facing humanity.

Leiserowitz, who specializes in the psychology of risk perception, knows better than anyone if people are willing to change their behavior to make a difference.

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2013 lookahead: looking at the possible future weather trends

AlJazeeraEnglish·Jan 4, 2013

2012 had its share of memorable weather moments. AJE looks at how they might affect us in 2013. Al Jazeera’s Steff Gaulter reports.

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