0_hurricane_catarina0_1In the first part of the program Betsy talks about how according to the Government Accountability Project the scientific reports concerning climate change were "edited" to increase the perception of uncertainty, as reported in the New York Times. Betsy’s guests are Brenda Ekwurzel of the Union of Concerned Scientists and Myron Ebell of the Competitive Enterprise Institute.

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Clim_change_earthMore info:
On June 10  Philip Cooney has resigned from his position.
Science Academies of Britain, France, Russia, Germany, the U.S., Japan, Italy and Canada,
along with those of Brazil, China and India, called on G-8 countries to
"identify cost-effective steps that can be taken now to contribute to
substantial and long-term reductions in net global greenhouse gas

0_bookreview_last_child_10_richard_louv_1In the second part of the show Betsy’s guest is Richard Louv author of Last Child in the woods, Saving our Children from Nature Deficit disorder.  LISTEN (18 min)

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