What happens if NASA stops climate science research?

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NASA spends almost as much on climate science research each year as it does on space exploration, but under a Trump presidency, that will likely change. According to senior campaign advisor Bob Walker, Trump wants the agency to focus on deep space rather than what Walker called the “politicized science” of climate research. What does it mean for the future of climate science?

Credits

Guest:
Michael E. Mann - Pennsylvania State University - @MichaelEMann

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Amy Ta, Michell Eloy