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Coping with Global Warming: Past, Present, and Future

We feel the effects of climate change at the cellular level and at the level of large physical systems, such as weather. Our researchers will show the effects of a warming planet on animals and plants, as well as the physical processes that determine Earth’s future climate. Moderated by William …

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Voices for Climate Change Education 13 Years Later: Past, Present & Future

Voices for Climate Change Education 13 Years Later: Past, Present & Future

13 years ago, the Voices for #ClimateChange education project produced Jamaica’s most memorable and popular Climate Action song – ‘Global Warning’, with artistes communicating the urgency to local and international audiences. UNDP provided financial support for the song and music video production as well as training for artistes in 2009. …

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South Asia's Floods Show Clear and Present Danger of Climate Change

South Asia's Floods Show Clear and Present Danger of Climate Change

D. Raghunandan of the Delhi Science Forum talks about the recent incidents of flooding and extreme weather events in various parts of south Asia. He describes various incidents over the past few years, this year’s massive flooding in Pakistan, and why our cities are especially vulnerable. He also talks about …

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CATASTROPHE: DIALOGUES ON STORYTELLING AND THE PRESENT MOMENT—PART 2, CLIMATE CHANGE & SACRED GROVES

CATASTROPHE: DIALOGUES ON STORYTELLING AND THE PRESENT MOMENT—PART 2, CLIMATE CHANGE & SACRED GROVES

Please join The Commonwealth Club of California and UC Berkeley’s Townsend Center for the Humanities for the second in a series of dialogues on catastrophe, storytelling and the present moment. In “Climate Change and Sacred Groves,” Townsend Center scholar Sugata Ray will meet with visual artist Ranu Mukherjee to investigate …

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