It’s Getting Worse: Author, Biologist Says Ecological Conditions Fared Better in 1960s

April 10th, 2018

by Parker Schorr

“To change the tide before climate catastrophe and to resist ‘well-informed futility syndrome’ — the feeling of guilt and sadness that comes from feeling hapless in the face of an imposing threat — Steingraber encouraged people to live ‘heroic lives’ and magnify their actions to match the problem.” University of Wisconsin-Madison’s independent student newspaper, the Badger Herald, covers Dr. Steingraber’s visit to the campus. Read the article