Global Climate Change and Tropical Storm Debby06/25/12 Robert Lorei
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. Iâ€™m Rob Lorei. Coming up today â€“ Tropical Storm Debbieâ€” has given us a glimpse of what will happen as sea levels riseâ€¦Weâ€™ll talk about climate change and how it will affect Florida in a moment. Later weâ€™ll take your phone callsâ€¦.But first three listener comments about last weekâ€™s interview with George Lakoff and about the conservative caller who kicked off last Fridayâ€™s program. Hereâ€™s what three listeners had to sayâ€¦ -sound_
In a few minutes we are going to take your phone calls about the storm,but first we'll talk with Dr. Ben Strauss who Chief Operating Officer and Director of the Program on Sea Level Rise at Climate Central. In the latter capacity, he has published multiple scientific papers, testified before the U.S. Senate, authored the Surging Seas report, and led development of the Surging Seas coastal flood risk tool. FMI. Last week Strauss spoke at a climate change conference at Florida Atlantic University where he spoke about the impact of sea level rise on Florida's coastline.