Posts Tagged ‘ Yale Project on Climate Change Communication ’

IPS – Climate Change Is Happening… So What?

May 31st, 2013 | By

Seven in 10 U.S. citizens believe climate change is real and happening now. Yet most have never even contacted a government official about the issue, let alone volunteered with an environmental organisation or taken other action. These findings are part of an exploration of Climate Change in the American Mind issued  by the Yale Project

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Large gaps remain in understanding of climate change

Oct 15th, 2010 | By

A study has found that 63 percent of Americans believe that global warming is happening, but many don’t understand why.

Eight percent have knowledge equivalent to an ‘A’ or ‘B,’ 40 percent would receive a ‘C’ or ‘D,’ and 52 percent would get an ‘F.’

Click below to read more about this recent study from the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication.