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It's time for climate change communicators to listen to social science

8 days ago   |   By Grist

This story was originally published by Undark and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.
David Wallace-Wells' recent climate change essay in the New York Times, published as part of the publicity for his new book “The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming,” is, sadly, like a lot of writing on climate change these days: It's right about the risk, but wrong about how it tries to accomplish the critical goal of raising public concern. Like other essays that have sounded the alarms on global warming - pieces by Bill McKibben , James Hansen , and George Monbiot come to...
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