"Argonne OutLoud" — our public lecture series — highlights the cutting-edge research taking place at Argonne and topics of interest to the community at large. "Argonne OutLoud at UChicago" is an extension of that series. Lectures are free and open to the public. RSVP is requested.

Climate change is probably the greatest challenge we face in modern society, yet many of us don’t fully understand the causes or the consequences.

Washington Governor Jay Inslee famously stated: “We’re the first generation to feel the impact of climate change and the last generation that can do something about it.”

Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Chicago are pleased to present the latest installment of the Argonne OutLoud at UChicago free public lecture series:

"Climate Change: Fact, Fiction and What You Can Do"


Doug Sisterson, research meteorologist at Argonne and senior manager at Argonne for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

International House at the University of Chicago
1414 E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL

6-6:30 p.m.: Reception
6:30-7:30 p.m.: Presentation and Q&A

Sisterson will address the mixed messages we receive in media and elsewhere and will explore in detail the striking scientific data that points to trouble ahead. He will also talk about what we can do right now to help ensure a better outlook for future generations.

The event is free and open to the public, but advance RSVP is requested. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. RSVP for "Climate Change: Fact, Fiction and What You Can Do"

Can't attend in person? The event will be broadcast live on Argonne's live stream channel.

Persons with disabilities who may need assistance should contact the International House Office of Programs & External Relations at 773-753-2274 in advance of the event.