• Tim Madigan: When climate change hits home

    13 days ago - By Bésame

    In the last few years, I've taken a deep dive into the issue of climate change, reading scores of news accounts, scholarly articles and books on the topic. What I learned frankly terrified me. What was true and what was hyperbole? I recently asked one of the world's leading climate scientists, Camille Parmesan, to help me separate one from the other.
    She is an ecologist and conservation biologist who has been investigating the effects of climate change since the 1990s, and is now a prominent member of a scientific working group formed by the United Nations to study global warming.
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