Film, Video World Avoided: How Science & Policy Solved a Global Ozone Crisis

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Title

  • World Avoided: How Science & Policy Solved a Global Ozone Crisis

Summary

  • Imagine a world where a five-minute walk could give you a sunburn. This could have happened if not for the Montreal Protocol, signed in 1987. Scientist Paul Newman spoke about the current status of the ozone layer and prospects for the future.

Event Date

  • May 28, 2015

Notes

  • -  Paul Newman is chief scientist for atmospheric sciences at NASA Goddard and a co-chair of the Scientific Assessment Panel for the Montreal Protocol.

Running Time

  • 1 hours 48 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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