Diversity and climate with Kim Cobb

44 minutes

Host Andy Revkin chats with Georgia Tech's Kim Cobb about the importance of paleoclimate and what records of the earth and environment’s previous eons can tell us about where we are, where we’re headed and what can be done. Paleoclimate finally has a seat at the table in climate matters, which leads to a related discussion on the importance of diversity in the climate community.

Find Kim on Twitter @CoralsnCaves
https://twitter.com/coralsncaves

Related links: http://pastglobalchanges.org
-The chapter on Paleoclimate from the most recent IPCC report: https://www.ipcc.ch/publications_and_data/ar4/wg1/en/ch6.html

Links to Andy's anecdotes:

Andy’s Anecdotes:

Andy’s story on Lonnie Thompson and Mt. Kilimanjaro — http://www.nytimes.com/2001/02/19/world/a-message-in-eroding-glacial-ice-humans-are-turning-up-the-heat.html

“Study Finds Storm Cycles Etched in Lake Beds — http://www.nytimes.com/2002/10/25/us/study-finds-storm-cycles-etched-in-lake-beds.html

Visiting Sea Ice — http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/02/science/earth/02arct.html

Response diversity —  https://www.slideshare.net/Revkin/response-diversity

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