Climate Change in the American Mind - Webcast Now Available on YouTube

For everyone unable to attend or view this event on June 11, the webcast prepared by Multimedia Services is now available to staff and the public on the AtmosNews YouTube channel.

Please visit to view this two-hour interactive discussion with Anthony Leiserowitz, director of the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication and principal investigator for the landmark reports on Global Warming's Six Americas.

The presentation addresses the challenges faced by scientists, policy makers, and others in understanding the different segments of American public opinion and how best to share the findings of peer-reviewed science. A panel of scientists joined Leiserowitz to reflect on his talk and share insights gleaned from their public presentations.


Mark Serreze, director, National Snow and Ice Data Center; research professor in physical geography, University of Colorado Boulder; and fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science

Joanie Kleypas, NCAR scientist, NESL/Climate and Global Dynamics

Jerry Meehl, NCAR senior scientist, NESL/Climate and Global Dynamics

The session concludes with Q&A with the audience. The event was MC'd by NCAR's Jim Hurrell and by Alice Madden, the Tim Wirth Chair in Sustainable Development at the University of Colorado Denver.

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
Announcement Timing: 
June 19, 2013 to June 30, 2013