Science

The Presidential Candidates Lay Out Their Energy Positions

BY ON September 25, 2012
October 3rd will be the first televised debate between President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney. Several groups are reaching out to the evening’s moderator, Jim Lehrer, asking for the inclusion of a question about environmental policy and climate change. Along with Mom’s Clean Air...

TOPICS: Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Coal, Fracking, Natural Gas, Politics, Renewable Energy, Science

5 Ways To Develop Climate Literacy

BY ON September 4, 2012
  As I head back to school and prepare to teach my students all about environmental topics, including atmospheric pollution and climate change, I’m reflecting on the importance of climate literacy for everyone. I’ve been extremely disappointed by recent comments from politicians that demonstrate a...

TOPICS: Politics, Schools, Science