IPCC

New UN Report Examines Challenges to Sustainable Development in a

March 5, 2018

Prof. Petra Tschakert, lead author of a new UN report, explains that climate change adaptation can undermine sustainable development

United Kingdom

September 23, 2017
A report commissioned by ‘Talk Fracking’ analyzes the latest peer-reviewed fracking science and questions a 4-year-old report that UK conservatives rely on to push through their fracking agenda

Climate Scientist: February Temperatures Consistent with Global Warming

March 5, 2017

Dr. Alan Robock says there’s an increasing frequency of strong storms, droughts and flooding; more impacts on agriculture; and rising sea levels – but the situation is not irreversible

The Politics of Going Green

July 23, 2014

PERI Co-Director Robert Pollin and Prof. Chris Williams discuss the feasibility of shifting to a green economy

Human Activity Driving Earth Towards Global Extinction Event

June 5, 2014

Dr. Terry Root & Dr. Stuart L. Pimm discuss recent research showing human beings are responsible for high extinction rates of species across the globe, and explain how we can prevent a sixth major extinction event

TRNN Debate: Is Obama Doing Enough to Fight Climate Change?

May 12, 2014

Environmental scholar Subhankar Banerjee and Center for American Progress fellow Daniel Weiss debate the Obama administration’s record on fighting climate change after government report finds climate change effects happening now

Who Will Pay for Climate Change Disaster?

April 21, 2014

A discussion with Patrick Bond on the lack of political will to deal with climate change and the forces mobilizing for action