Interviews with Ira Flatow http://whqr.org en Ira Flatow: The cost of ignorance / Congress doesn't know science http://whqr.org/post/ira-flatow-cost-ignorance-congress-doesnt-know-science <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><strong>RLH</strong>:&nbsp; So you mentioned that 400 parts per million milestone that we’ve reached.&nbsp; What can we do?&nbsp; Or is it just going to be over at some point?&nbsp; I’ve heard about some scientists predicting the 6.4 degree Celsius temperature increase – and that’s going to make the earth uninhabitable.&nbsp; Really?</p><p></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 18:51:51 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 37258 at http://whqr.org Ira Flatow: The cost of ignorance / Congress doesn't know science Ira Flatow: "We live in a science-challenged world." http://whqr.org/post/ira-flatow-we-live-science-challenged-world <p></p><p>In this interview excerpt, Science Friday Host Ira Flatow makes the case for why we live in a science-challenged world.</p><p> Wed, 29 May 2013 15:17:42 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 37240 at http://whqr.org Ira Flatow: "We live in a science-challenged world."