Hope, Hype and Communicating Climate Change

From SCONC:

Tuesday, March 17

7 p.m.

"Hope, Hype and Communicating Climate Change" The Asheville SCONCs welcome nationally prominent science writer Rick Borchelt to speak on making climate change information intelligible to the lay public. This is the first in a series of three public education lectures on climate change to be held in April and June. Diana Wortham Theatre, Asheville.

Details Here (PDF) More Info: Pamela McCown, Education & Research Services, Inc. pamela@education-research-services.org

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