05 Dec '11, 7pm

MUST READ: The Brutal Logic of Climate Change

MUST READ: The Brutal Logic of Climate Change

For today's inconvenient truths (ahem), we turn to Kevin Anderson , a professor of energy and climate change who was, until recently, director of the U.K.'s leading climate research institution, the Tyndall Energy Program . Anderson is a publishing researcher himself and, in his capacity as Tyndall director, was responsible for weaving together multiple lines of research and evidence into a coherent story. This year, with his colleague Alice Bows, he published a must-read paper called "Beyond 'dangerous' climate change: emission scenarios for a new world " [PDF]. If reading academic papers isn't your thing, he also delivers a digestible presentation here , or here with slides . (Discovered via Alex Steffen's

Full article: http://www.grist.org/climate-change/2011-12-05-the-brutal...

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