What Changes Minds About Climate Change?
August 9, 2017
State of the Planet - Seventy percent of Americans now believe global warming is occurring,
and more than half understand that it is mainly caused by human activity, a new report
reveals. This is an improvement over 2013, said Edward Maibach, a principal investigator
on the report, which came out of the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication
and the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication.
Climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe, a professor in the department of political science
and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University, and an evangelical
Christian, is considered one of the most effective advocates for climate change action
today. She believes science and faith are entirely compatible, and she's well known
for being able to effectively communicate with conservative communities.
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