Decoding the Weather Machine with PBS/NOVA


COAL+ICE Mon, Sep 10, 2018 7:00 PM
Film Info
Year of Production:2018
Topic:Clean Energy
Climate Action
Science & Technology
Running Time:90 min.


Disastrous hurricanes. Widespread droughts and wildfires. Withering heat. Extreme rainfall. It is hard not to conclude that something’s up with the weather, and many scientists agree. It’s the result of the weather machine itself—our climate—changing, becoming hotter and more erratic.

Join producers of NOVA and leading climate scientists to see clips from this 2-hour PBS special and discuss how Earth’s climate system is changing. 

Expected guests: NOVA writer-producer Doug Hamilton; Greg Asner, Carnegie Institution for Science & Stanford University; Jim Leape, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment; Mike Wehner, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Davia Nelson (discussion emcee), The Kitchen Sisters.