Hot Air: Whither the Fight Against Climate Change?

Fossil fuel is plentiful, energy use is surging, and carbon emissions continue to climb. In December, global diplomats will meet in Paris to try to hammer out a new agreement to slow global warming. A quarter-century into the fight against climate change, what's working, what's not, and what's a way forward that's environmentally robust, politically realistic, and economically viable?

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: Environment

We often take biology for granted, rarely recognizing the incredible technological feats of an organism as it grows,... See more
The Afternoon of Conversation is the Aspen Ideas Festival's signature event and hosts an audience of 2,000 in the... See more
Inspired and grounded in the new film from From the Ashes, this conversation is about moving forward from a 19th... See more
The health effects of climate change sound a clarion warning that we must attend to a rapidly deteriorating environment... See more
As climate change increasingly becomes a fact of daily life, the health hazards of rising sea levels, catastrophic... See more
Social entrepreneurs Anne Kelly of Ceres and Rebecca Onie of Health Leads discuss how they’ve made unlikely allies in... See more

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