Global Warming: The Conversation We Need to Have

Sustainable UConn: How our values about the environment, clean energy, and social responsibility are greening the Husky Blue.

A recent stretch of frigid weather across the U.S. and a 2013 increase in polar ice (despite the rapid downward trend of the past 30 years) have given climate skeptics new opportunities to clamor that climate change is a “hoax.” These skeptics have proven to be resilient in their ability to ignore and withstand the overwhelming scientific evidence, and persistent in their efforts to confuse the general public about the facts.  Read more