228 Global Warming Science: Implications for Geoscientists, Educators, and Policy Makers I

Oral Session
Topical Sessions


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Tuesday, 7 October 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
George R. Brown Convention Center, General Assembly Theater Hall B

George T. Stone and Andrew M. Buddington
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:30 AM
8:50 AM
Geological Literacy during the Anthropocene Epoch: Public Understanding of Global Climate Change and Public Policy
Juli A. Moore, Michigan State University; Jon D. Miller, Michigan State University
9:20 AM
Climate Change and Human Health: The Public Health Response
George Luber, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
9:35 AM
Acting on Inevitable Climate Change: How Should Scientists Participate?
Mark A. Chandler, Columbia University, NASA/GISS; Jessica Haller, Columbia University; Ken Mankoff, Columbia University, NASA/GISS; Andrew McKeon, carbonRational; Linda Sohl, Columbia University
9:50 AM
10:05 AM
The Long-Term Carbon Cycle, Phanerozoic CO2 and Paleoclimate
Robert A. Berner, Yale University; Dana L. Royer, Wesleyan Univ; Jeffrey Park, Yale Univ
10:20 AM
The Arctic Bellweather Is Ringing!: Paleoclimate Data Quantify the Magnitude of Past Arctic Amplification
Gifford H. Miller, University of Colorado; Julie Brigham-Grette, Univ of Massachusetts; Richard Alley, Pennsylvania State Univ
10:35 AM
Rapid Climate Change and Climate Surprises. A Look Back and Ahead
Gabriel Filippelli, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
10:50 AM
Reconstructing Last Glacial Maximum Seasonal Paleotemperatures Using An Energy Balance Model
Kelin Zhuang; John R. Giardino, Texas A&M University; Greald R. North
11:05 AM
Glacier Evidence against the Medieval Warm Period In Western North America
Johannes Koch, College of Wooster; John J. Clague, Simon Fraser University
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