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  • Energy, Climate, CO2 & You

    April 22, 2022

    Brookhaven National Laboratory and the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) celebrated Earth Day 2022 at the Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center with a day full of educational talks and activities. In this segment, leaders at Brookhaven Lab and LIPA welcome attendees to the day's lecture series, sharing each institution's climate and energy-related missions. Then, Brookhaven Lab atmospheric scientist Stephen E. Schwartz presents an interactive talk designed for elementary and middle school children and their families. Schwartz encourages active audience participation to demonstrate the scientific connections between human activity, CO2, energy, and climate.