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U.S. linking model of human behavior, climate alters projected temperature rise

Xinhua News Agency

A first-of-its-kind study in the journal Nature Climate Change, led by UVM prof. Brian Beckage, demonstrates the importance of factoring human behavior into models of climate change. It drew the attention of several global media outlets including the Chinese national news agency Xinhua. An in-depth radio interview with Beckage about the study was aired on EcoShock in four countries and can be listened to here.