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Global Climate Conference

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Global Climate Conference

Global Climate Conference

Global Climate Conference

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Eileen Claussen Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs Executive Director Pew Center on Global Climate Change Washington, DC Stephen Schneider Author, "Laboratory Earth: The Planetary Gamble We Can't Afford to Lose" (Basic Books) Professor, Biological Sciences Senior Fellow, Institute for International Studies Stanford University Stanford, California Next month, U.N. negotiators from around the world will meet in Buenos Aires to work out the details of the Kyoto agreement—the international treaty to cut greenhouse gas emissions agreed to last year in Japan. In this hour, we'll get a preview of the climate change talks, and an update on the science behind the global warming debate. Plus, a callout on the "War of the Worlds" radio broadcast, which aired 60 years ago today. Brian Smith Co-author, "Orson the Alien! The Untold Story Behind War of the Worlds" Producer and Director Seeing Ear Theatre New York, New York