The New Yorker Festival: Global Warming: Confronting Climate Change

The New Yorker Festival Global Warming Confronting Climate Change This panel discussion on global warming was recorded live at the New Yorker Festival in New York City James Hansen is the longtime director of NASA s Goddard Institute for Space Studies Since the

  • Title: The New Yorker Festival: Global Warming: Confronting Climate Change
  • Author: James Hansen Martin Hoffert Robert H. Socolow Elizabeth Kolbert
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  • Page: 416
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  • The New Yorker Festival: Global Warming: Confronting Climate Change

    This panel discussion on global warming was recorded live at the 2006 New Yorker Festival in New York City.James Hansen is the longtime director of NASA s Goddard Institute for Space Studies Since the late 1970s, he has worked on studies and computer simulations of the earth s climate In the 80s, he testified before Congress on global warming and began issuing public warThis panel discussion on global warming was recorded live at the 2006 New Yorker Festival in New York City.James Hansen is the longtime director of NASA s Goddard Institute for Space Studies Since the late 1970s, he has worked on studies and computer simulations of the earth s climate In the 80s, he testified before Congress on global warming and began issuing public warnings about the long term threat of heat trapping emissions In 2001, he received the Heinz Award for the Environment.Martin Hoffert is a professor emeritus of physics at New York University and an advocate for the adoption of alternative energy sources in response to climate change His proposals include a space based solar power system, a global electricity grid made up of superconductor cables, and mining platinum from asteroids to support hydrogen cars He holds advanced degrees in astronautics and liberal studies.Robert Socolow is a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Princeton University and the co director of the university s Carbon Mitigation Initiative His research is currently focused on global carbon management, the hydrogen economy, and fossil carbon sequestration.Timothy E Wirth was the State Department s Under Secretary for Global Affairs during the Clinton Administration, and he worked with Vice President Al Gore on environmental and population issues Previously, he served for 18 years in Congress as a representative, and then a senator, from Colorado He is currently the president of the United Nations Foundation and the Better World Fund.Elizabeth Kolbert received an American Association for the Advancement of Science Journalism Award and a National Magazine Award for her 2005 three part New Yorker series on global warming The articles formed the basis for her book Field Notes from a Catastrophe, which was published in March 2006.

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    One thought on “The New Yorker Festival: Global Warming: Confronting Climate Change

    1. Gary Castaldo

      I think it was too short to really be good. I liked it over all, but it could have been better, allot better.

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