Thursday, September 30, 2010 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House, President's Room
Columbia Climate Center, firstname.lastname@example.org
Speaker: Heidi Cullen, Director of Communications, Climate Central
The Earth Institute's Columbia Climate Center as part of Climate Week NYC presents "The Weather of the Future," with Heidi Cullen, Director of Communications, Climate Central. A book-signing and reception will follow the lecture.
Open to the public. RSVP recommended.Let's assume we do nothing about climate change. Imagine that we just continue to emit carbon at our current levels or even exceed those levels. How would our weather change? What would our forecast be? Welcome to The Weather of the Future.
About the Author
Heidi Cullen is a senior research scientist with Climate Central, a nonprofit research organization through which she reports on climate change for the news outlets, including PBS NewsHour, Time.com, and The Weather Channel. Before joining Climate Central, Dr. Cullen served as The Weather Channel's first on-air climate expert and helped create Forecast Earth, the first weekly television series to focus on issues related to climate change and the environment. She is a visiting lecturer at Princeton University, a member of the American Geophysical Union and the American Meteorological Society, and an associate editor of the journal Weather, Climate, and Society. She has appeared on Good Morning America, the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric, The View, and Larry King Live. She holds a BS in engineering and a PhD in climatology from Columbia University, and lives with her husband and two dogs in Princeton, New Jersey.
Praise for The Weather of the Future
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