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Sun-Climate Connections  

Judith L. Lean

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Jul 2017
Emergent in recent decades are robust specifications and understanding of connections between the Sun’s changing radiative energy and Earth’s changing climate and atmosphere. This follows ... More

Strategic Framing and Persuasive Messaging to Influence Climate Change Perceptions and Decisions  

Toby Bolsen and Matthew A. Shapiro

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Jul 2017
The importance of framing as a concept is reflected by the massive amount of attention it has received from scholars across disciplines. As a communicative process, framing involves making ... More

Forecasting Severe Convective Storms  

Stephen Corfidi

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Jul 2017
Forecasting severe convective weather remains one of the most challenging tasks facing operational meteorology today, especially in the mid-latitudes, where severe convective storms occur ... More

Partisan Cueing and Polarization in Public Opinion About Climate Change  

Deborah Lynn Guber

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Jun 2017
Despite an accumulation of scientific evidence on both the causes and consequences of climate change, U.S. public opinion on the subject has splintered sharply along party lines. While a ... More

Online and Social Media Campaigns to Engage the Public on Climate Change  

Alexandra Segerberg

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Jun 2017
Communication campaigns play a key role in shaping what people think, feel, and do about climate change, and help shape public agendas at the local, national, and international levels. As ... More

Mental Models and Risk Perceptions Related to Climate Change  

Ann Bostrom

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Jun 2017
Mental models are the sets of causal beliefs we “run” in our minds to infer what will happen in a given event or situation. Mental models, like other models, are useful simplifications ... More

Fossil Fuel Divestment and Climate Change Communication  

Jill E. Hopke and Luis E. Hestres

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Jun 2017
Divestment is a socially responsible investing tactic to remove assets from a sector or industry based on moral objections to its business practices. It has historical roots in the ... More

Energy Innovation and Policy  

John A. Alic

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Jun 2017
Stabilizing atmospheric greenhouse gases will require very large reductions in energy-related carbon dioxide emissions. This can be achieved only through continuous innovation, aggressive ... More

Climate Change Communication in the Netherlands  

Art Dewulf, Daan Boezeman, and Martinus Vink

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Jun 2017
Climate change communication in the Netherlands started in the 1950s, but it was not until the late 1970s that the issue earned a place on the public agenda, as an aspect of the energy ... More

Vegetation at the Time of the African Humid Period  

Anne-Marie Lézine

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May 2017
An orbitally induced increase in summer insolation during the last glacial-interglacial transition enhanced the thermal contrast between land and sea, with land masses heating up compared ... More

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