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Katharine Hayhoe    

Atmospheric Scientist, Professor of Political Science & Director of Climate Science Center at Texas Tech

Katharine Hayhoe is an accomplished atmospheric scientist who studies climate change and why it matters to us here and now. She is also a remarkable communicator who has received the American Geophysical Union’s climate communication prize, the Stephen Schneider Climate Communication award, and been named to a number of lists including Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, Foreign Policy’s 100 Leading Thinkers, and FORTUNE magazine’s World’s Greatest Leaders.

Katharine has served as lead author on the Second, Third, and Fourth National Climate Assessments. She also hosts and produces the PBS Digital Series, Global Weirding, and serves on advisory committees for a broad range of organizations including the Smithsonian Natural History Museum, the Earth Science Women’s Network, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Katharine is currently a professor and directs the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. She has a B.Sc. in Physics from the University of Toronto and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science from the University of Illinois.

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Katharine Hayhoe - Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers

Katharine Hayhoe is Associate Professor of Atmospheric Sciences at Texas Tech University. She recently co-wrote a book with her husband about climate ...

Climate Change: Evangelical Scientists Say Limbaugh Wrong, Faith ...

By Katharine Hayhoe and Thomas Ackerman, CP Op-Ed Contributors. August 31, 2013|9:55 am. Rush Limbaugh doesn't think we exist. In other words that ...

Reflections on Climate Change on the Anniversary of Super Storm ...

Ferguson cites, plus Katharine Hayhoe and James Hansen, none of whom is a hurricane specialist), they also included nonscientists (Al Gore, Joe Romm, Bill ...

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