Month: February 2018

Finding common interests in the quest to save the climate

By Michelle van Schouwen, Q5 Analytics Ideally, it would be incontrovertible that people from all walks of life would agree that climate change is real, that it is largely caused by human activity and that mitigating its acceleration would benefit humanity. But that’s not the way it is. Given the fact that people in power…
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February 20, 2018 1

The creative challenge in teaching climate change

By Jennifer Leonard “Yikes, so in other words, we are all going to die,” said one of the teen interns for our after-school science program. I had shared a map of the city of Boston that showed climate change scenarios for the city, with likely areas of coastal flooding, storm surge flooding, and highest-heat neighborhoods.…
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February 19, 2018 2