Climate Science, Explained - Center for Climate and Life

Climate Science, Explained - Center for Climate and Life

Kate Marvel and Peter de Menocal with Alec Baldwin, host of Here’s the Thing, at WNYC in New York City on November 28, 2018. Photo: Susan Holgate/Columbia University)

Peter de Menocal, a climate scientist and director of the Center for Climate and Life, studies how Earth’s climate has changed in the past. Kate Marvel, a climate scientist at NASA GISS, helps figure out its future by creating the world’s most detailed and accurate computer climate models.

The two scientists sat down with Alec Baldwin, host of the WNYC radio program Here’s the Thing, to help listeners understand what scientists really understand about the climate and how — and why there’s reason for hope.

Click here to listen to the show.