It's after hours at the American Museum of Natural History. MARSBAND friends and family sprawl on the Hayden Planetarium floor to follow Dr. Carter Emhart and Keith Patchell's guided tour of wild, wild western constellations.
Department of Defense confirms that climate change poses a significant and growing threat to our national security, both at home and abroad. Climate change consequences we already experience – food insecurity, resource depletion, ocean acidification, wildfires and drought, and rising sea levels – compound delicate international relations.
As we enter a new year, we must reflect on today’s reality: the planet is warming at unprecedented rates, largely due to a carbon-intensive economy. This is just as much a sociological and environmental problem as it is a financial problem.