How do supporters of the presidential candidates view global warming?

Majorities of all candidates' supporters accept the reality of global warming, except for former candidate Ted Cruz's.

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More Americans Say Global Warming is Happening and May Influence Their Vote

The number of registered voters who say global warming is happening has grown to 73% since 2014, with the biggest uptick among conservatives.

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Nearly 2 Billion Adults Have Never Heard of Climate Change

A new scientific study reveals for the first time what the world thinks about climate change and why.

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How Pope Francis Changed the Conversation About Global Warming

The Pope's teachings about global warming influenced the conversation about the issue in the United States. We refer to this as "The Francis Effect."

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What can you do about climate change?

There are many practical actions individuals can take to address climate change. Here are some resources to help you get started.

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Global Warming and the 2016 Presidential Election

Politics & Global Warming Spring 2016

Climate Change Awareness Worldwide

The Francis Effect

Yale Climate Connections

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Global Warming and the 2016 Presidential Election

Politics & Global Warming Spring 2016

Climate Change Awareness Worldwide

The Francis Effect

Yale Climate Connections

Take Action

Global Warming and the 2016 Presidential Election

Politics & Global Warming Spring 2016

Climate Change Awareness Worldwide

The Francis Effect

Yale Climate Connections

Take Action

What We Do

We conduct scientific research on public climate change knowledge, attitudes, policy preferences, and behavior, and the underlying psychological, cultural, and political factors that influence them. We also engage the public in climate change science and solutions, in partnership with governments, media organizations, companies, and civil society, and with a daily, national radio program, Yale Climate Connections.

From The Director

Welcome! Here you can find our latest research and insights on how to engage publics around the world in climate change solutions. Please join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn

Anthony Leiserowitz, Director
Yale Program on Climate Change Communication