Press release from Harvard:
Around the globe, the consequences of the climate crisis are already apparent. Temperatures are increasing, storms are becoming stronger and sea levels are rising. These profound changes are having trickle down effects across our planet—species loss is accelerating, desertification is spreading, and tropical diseases are expanding into new areas. What can be done to halt these changes? How can we promote positive, sustainable change across the globe? Join Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al Gore to discuss the future of our planet and its impact on our health. The event is sponsored by the Center for Health and the Global Environment at Harvard School of Public Health.
WHAT: The Paul R. Epstein Memorial Lecture Series presents “Healthy Planet, Healthy People: A Conversation with Al Gore”
WHEN: Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
WHERE: Memorial Church, Harvard University, One Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138
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