Category Communication

Changing the Climate Dialogue – my Grantham Institute Lecture

Katharine Hayhoe – Changing the Climate Dialogue

How we talk about climate change reflects how we think about it, which in turn affects how we act – or don’t. Katharine Hayhoe is a climate scientist who’s served as a lead author for National Climate Assessments under the Bush, Obama, and Trump administrations.

 

Fighting climate change in our daily lives – KCRW earth day Interview

Fighting climate change in our daily lives | Press Play

We often hear about the huge problems involving climate change: melting glaciers, rising sea levels, plus intensifying hurricanes, tornadoes, and other weather patterns. But what can we do about these problems, and not feel so powerless against them?

Q&A with Commonsense Media

Q: You’re a scientist and researcher and a skilled communicator (a rare and wonderful combination). You spend a good deal of time on the latter, particularly as it relates to… Read More

talking climate on the cbs morning show

Katharine Hayhoe on why we need to talk about climate change to fight it

In our Ideas That Matter partnership with TED, we highlight individuals and ideas shaping our world. This time we’re taking a closer look at climate change. The latest government climate assessment warns that by 2050, heavier rainfall in the Midwest could prompt increased flooding along major waterways like the Mississippi River.