Old Media, New Media: The Promise and Perils of Communicating Climate Change
The UML Climate Change Teach-In
October 20, 2011
Sponsored by the Climate Change Initiative
Mr. Haines-Stiles is currently the Project Director of the NSF-supported EARTH: The Operators’ Manual project whose first program, on the reality of climate change and the potential of renewable energy and hosted by IPCC-contributor Richard Alley, premiered nationally in the US on PBS on April 10, 2011. In addition he was a Senior Producer for Carl Sagan’s classic COSMOS series as well as the producer and director of the PBS special, THE CREATION OF THE UNIVERSE. He has collaborated with then Senator Al Gore on “Earth in the Balance” and Lily Tomlin (The Cosmic Telephone Operator).