New York Times journalist Justin Gillis joins ERS 152

The 100 undergraduate students in ERS 152 — Earth’s Changing Climate, led by professor Aaron Putnam, the George H. Denton Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences and a researcher in UMaine’s Climate Change Institute, had a special guest speaker in their Nov. 19 class. Justin Gillis, a science writer for the New York Times, joined the class via Zoom to give a talk, “Can we solve global warming?” and answer student questions. ERS 152 is being offered remotely this semester.