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EPA's carbon metric may underestimate climate damage — at least for now
July 18, 2023

The social cost of carbon will likely rise as data on climate impacts improves, according to peer reviewers of a proposed EPA metric key to rulemaking

Michael Oppenheimer comments for E&ENews/…

You Think This Is Hot? A Conversation with Michael Oppenheimer and Mark Chambers
June 28, 2023

Interview by VitalCity: Two climate experts on how New Yorkers can stay safe and healthy in our ever more scalding future

Washington Post Live: How extreme weather events are testing disaster preparedness and resilience
June 28, 2023

Michael Oppenheimer (Princeton) and Alice Hill (Council on Foreign Relations) speak with Brady Dennis of The Washington Post.

Michael Oppenheimer discusses climate adaptation with the National Academies May 16, 2023
May 18, 2023

Michael Oppenheimer presented a lecture to the National Academies Committee on Science, Technology and Law on May 16th 2023.

Lecture slides from the talk are posted here.

Mathematical Alarms Could Help Predict and Avoid Climate Tipping Points
Jan. 3, 2023

Michael Oppenheimer comments on tipping points for Inside Climate News, December 27th 2022.


Oppenheimer Speaks to New OECD Task Force on Climate Adaptation
Nov. 28, 2022

A keynote on obstacles to effective adaptation.

Michael Oppenheimer Writes Chapter in Greta Thunberg’s New Book
Nov. 11, 2022
A Q&A with Oppenheimer about what makes Thunberg so compelling as an activist, what he likes about the book’s approach to climate change, and why he hasn’t given up on humanity’s ability to fix this “terrible mess” that we’ve gotten ourselves into.
Tropical Storm Nicole topples beachfront homes into ocean
Nov. 10, 2022

Michael Oppenheimer comments for the Associated Press (AP)

Oppenheimer comments on COP 27
Nov. 7, 2022
New U.S. message on climate change: Make China pay
Michael Oppenheimer comments for Politico (11/5/2022)


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