The Green Flash

With Eve Simmons

Seeing the Big Picture

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As I recently found myself flying into the outer bands of Hurricane Irma, I remember contemplating my reliance on the expertise of our pilot, who navigated us gently and skillfully to safety. We must rely on the expertise of our climate scientists to do the same for us now.
Listen to a new 5 min. clip (from KPBS) of what internationally revered Scripps Institute climate scientist Dr. Ramananthan says about our chances of humanity being wiped out by 2050 due to catastrophic climate change unless we act immediately.   http://www.kpbs.org/news/2017/sep/15/scripps-study-theres-chance-climate-change-can-wip/
On September 13th, 2017, the 56 member-voting-bloc strong, House Bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus held a meeting in which they were briefed on some of the profound consequences of climate change currently affecting our nation. Here’s a link to an article summarizing the highlights of that gathering… https://citizensclimatelobby.org/climate-caucus-economic-impact-climate-change-tourism/

 

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