America’s Climate Choices

Good news, bad news on understanding climate science: WaPo and Los Alamitos ed boards

You can’t get to good climate policy if policymakers don’t believe (or don’t profess to believe) that there’s a problem to fix.  With this truism in mind, it’s kind of a “two roads diverged in the woods” morning for understanding climate science and policy. First we have the editorial board of the Washington Post, not …


Carlson to Nat’l Academy of Sciences panel on mitigating climate change

Contributor Ann Carlson’s too modest to post this herself, but she’s recently been named as one of two lawyers to the National Academy of Sciences’ expert panel on “limiting the magnitude of future climate change.”   (The other is CARB chair Mary Nichols.)  As called for by Congress, NAS is convening experts from across disciplines to produce …