Kevin Trenberth

Nov. 15, 2013

Gauging the Impact of Climate Change on Hurricanes

Is there a link between climate change and stronger hurricanes?

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Nov. 12, 2010

Scientists and Advocacy?

A group of climate researchers has banded together to speak out on climate change, providing a unified voice against climate policy skeptics. But should that be the role for scientists?

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Apr. 16, 2010

Earth Day and the Environment

Next week marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. Has it made a difference?

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Teacher Feature: Ethnobotanist Tom Carlson

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