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Heat Wave / Greenhse. Effect (Part I) #562910

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 23, 1988
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Heat wave discussed. Report introduced.

(DC: Robert Hager) Scientist reported fearing that "greenhse. effect" occurring. NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesperson James Hansen's global temperature chart, displayed before Congress at hearing, shown on screen. [HANSEN - says 1988 warmest year ever.] Theory detailed, illustration shown. [Scientist George WOODWELL - predicts warmer climate in different zones.] Illus. of Woodwell's theory and NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) slides shown. Scientists' recommendations listed.

Hager, Robert;
Utley, Garrick

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