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Brownbag Lecture Series: The Science of Climate Change

Date: Monday, September 1st, 2014

Time: 12:35 pm

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Richardson Auditorium,
Mayer Hall

Contact: Warren Palmer,, (608) 363-2345

In preparation for this year’s Upton Forum, professor Warren Palmer has organized a brownbag series on the science of climate change. The series will be held each Monday at 12:35 p.m. in Richardson Auditorium.

The series will begin this Monday, Sept. 1 with a lecture by physics professor, Paul Stanley entitled, "Setting the planet's thermostat: energy balance, solar radiation and earth's temperature". This talk will help people understand how small changes in greenhouse gases can have a major impact on the temperature of the planet. Click here to learn more about the keynote speaker.