Climate change: one, or many?

(8 April)  “Climate Change: One, or Many?”  On Tuesday 8 April I gave a talk in the opening Presidential Session of the Association of American Geographers Conference in Tampa, Florida.  The slides from the talk are available here.

Climate change and the art of memory

(6 February)  Climate change and the art of memory: ‘The Unbearable Lightness of Being Green‘.  Read this blog by Sebastian Groes based on an event I participated in last October at the Cheltenham Literature Festival, part of the AHRC-funded Science as Culture Memory Theme Network.

Can climate change be seen?

(6 February)  ‘Can climate change be seen?’  You can see here my short remarks on this question which I prepared for a screening of the movie Chasing Ice, which was shown at King’s College London on Monday evening this week.   The SoundCloud of the full public event, with supporting material, is available here.

Debating climate engineering with David Keith

(2 December 2013)  You can watch here on YouTube my debate with David Keith – ‘The Case For and Against Solar Climate Engineering’ – which took place at the Oxford Martin School, Oxford University, on Monday 2 December, 2013.  My book ‘Can Science Fix Climate Change? A Case Against Climate Engineering’ is published April 2014 […]

‘Can the climate system be managed by humans?’

(1 November)  My public lecture at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo on Thursday 24 October 2013, ‘The public life of climate change; the first 25 years’, has been blogged about here by Erin Baxter of CIGI … “Whether climate can be managed by humans is the question that set the scene for […]