Rich Piltz, a true climate hero, passed away Saturday. Rick was a man of principle, a genuine whistle blower, who resigned from the U.S. Global Change Research Program in 2005 to protest political interference with climate change communication by the Bush-Cheney Administration.
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According to a new Stanford-led study, by the end of the century, over half of the world’s population will be battling to breathe, as climate change increases the frequency of stagnant air days, dramatically decreasing air quality.