Here, Andy Revkin follows up his post on the National Academies’ new reports. All use “climate change” in the title. A colleague suggests a different frame: Adapting to the Risks and Opportunities of Climate; Advancing our Understanding of Climate; Limiting Human Influences on Future Climate.
The dust has settled at COP27, the 27th United Nations Climate Conference at Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt where a record 45,000 people registered to attend. The longest running summit of all the conferences, agreements made in the final moments has left us all with hope but also doubts.