House Hearing: The State of Climate Science and Why it Matters

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 10:00am

The House Science, Space, and Technology Committee will hold a hearing about the current state of climate science. This event will discuss climate change and the ways in which it will impact the United States. 

Witnesses include:

  • Dr. Natalie M. Mahowald: Irving Porter Church Professor of Engineering, Faculty Director for the Environment, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Cornell University
  • Dr. Robert Kopp: Director, Rutgers Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, and Professor, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University
  • Dr. Jennifer Francis: Senior Scientist, Woods Hole Research Center
  • Dr. Kristie L. Ebi: Rohm & Haas Endowed Professor in Public Health Sciences, Director, Center for Health and the Global Environment (CHanGE) University of Washington

Members of the public may attend the hearing in person or via webcast. More information is available at the Committee's website