Why Humans are so Bad at Thinking about Climate Change

Read Chapter 15
Watch the follow video: Why Humans are so Bad at Thinking about Climate Change (9:43 min., by VOX & Dr. M. Sanjayan)
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—> ANSWER: Homework Assignment #6 Questions (6 SENTENCE LONG EACH ASNWER)
“The biggest problem for climate change fight isn’t technology — it’s human psychology.”(Sanjayan,2017, 0:49 sec)

  1. Climate change and other environmental issues do not affect all peoples the same way. How does “social competition” recognize such disproportionately and what are the impacts?
  2. Companies are using behavioral science to address climate change. Are these “behavioral nudges” (Sanjayan, 2017, 8:38 min.) effective?
  3. How aware are you of your effort(s) to make a concerted behavioral change regarding energy use? Is your “effort” social apathy or action?

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