SciTech Now

What is the climate innovation gap?

Clip | 5m 23s Video has closed captioning.

Are we investing enough resources in science and climate research? Over the last decade, federal spending on research and development as a percentage of our country’s GDP has been declining. Peter deMenocal, director of Columbia University’s Center for Climate and Life, argues that the shortfall is creating an innovation gap that could impact the security of our food, water, and shelter.

Aired: 04/20/16

Rating: NR

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