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Reid Detchon: January 2010

Reid Detchon: January 2010

Reid Detchon is vice president for energy and climate at the United Nations Foundation. He also serves as executive director of the Energy Future Coalition, a broad-based non-partisan public policy initiative focused on oil dependence, climate change, and global energy poverty.

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Dust in the Air

Climate science is as complex and intricate as the world itself. It combines findings from many different disciplines that study the Earth's water, land and air.

By Reid Detchon | January 26, 2010; 09:06 PM ET | Comments (0)

We're Going Down a One-Way Street

This is not a scientific question, it is an ethical or moral one. We are compromising the future of the environmental system that sustains us -- reducing the number and variety of species, acidifying the ocean, and eventually drowning our seacoasts. We will bequeath to our children a poorer planet, one less able to support them with abundance, than the one we inherited.

By Reid Detchon | January 6, 2010; 08:35 AM ET | Comments (5)

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