Anthony Leiserowitz

May. 09, 2014

Another Climate Report, But Who's Listening?

The White House released its latest climate report this week, with much the same message as recent IPCC findings—climate change is real, and it's happening fast.

climate change, global warming, climate assessment report, yale project on climate change communication, sheril kirshenbam, anthony leiserowitz

May. 04, 2012

Gauging Public Opinion on Climate Change Policy

A new survey looks at the public’s opinion of climate change policy.

climate change, global warming, climate, public policy

Dec. 03, 2010

Americans and Climate Change

With another round of climate talks underway in Cancun, we'll talk about what a survey says Americans -- and their legislators -- believe about climate change.

climate, energy, global warming

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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The Myth of the Woolly Bear

\tLegend holds that the length of a woolly bear caterpillar’s color bands can be used to forecast how severe the winter weather will be. The myth dates back to colonial American folklore but was popularized by a 1948 study. SciFri finds out if there’s any truth to the lore, and what the caterpillar’s fuzzy bristles are really used for.

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