Though it might be last minute to consider, the NCSE’s 14th national conference on climate solutions will take place in DC January 28-30, 2014. This conference will bring together over 1,200 individuals from fields of sciences and engineering, government and policy, business and civil society. The conference will be organized around two areas:  The Built Environment; and,  Agriculture and Natural Resource. Interested? Check out the program listing, and the registration rates. With the recent release of the International Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report this fall – that affirmed “with even greater certainty that climate change is occurring and poses significant challenges to humanity” – this conference will host many of the research authors from this report.