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Program
Focus
Episode
Is Climate Change Too Uncertain For Policy?
Contributing Organization
WILL Illinois Public Media (Urbana, Illinois)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/16-6t0gt5fq8c
Description
Stephen Schneider, Professor of Environmental Biology and Global Change at Stanford University, discusses how there is scientific consensus on anthropogenic climate change. He discusses how scientists create models of different scenarios to predict the future impacts of climate change, such as business as usual continued emissions or a percentage reduction in emissions over time, population growth, etc., to inform policy makers. He also discusses of the connection between national security and climate change as well as the pros and cons of geo-engineering.
Broadcast
2002-09-09
Asset type
Episode
Genres
Talk Show
Call-in
Topics
Environment
Energy
Science
Subjects
Economics; Energy; Environment; Science; Climate Change; Climate
Creator
Brighton, Jack, Producer
Contributor
Schneider, Stephen, Stanford University, Guest
Enge, David, Stanford University, Host
Media type
Sound
Duration
46:57
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Citation
Chicago: “Focus; Is Climate Change Too Uncertain For Policy?,” 2002-09-09, WILL Illinois Public Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed October 23, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_16-6t0gt5fq8c.
MLA: “Focus; Is Climate Change Too Uncertain For Policy?.” 2002-09-09. WILL Illinois Public Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. October 23, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_16-6t0gt5fq8c>.
APA: Focus; Is Climate Change Too Uncertain For Policy?. Boston, MA: WILL Illinois Public Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_16-6t0gt5fq8c