Biolaw readers may find the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences recent publication, A Human Health Perspective on Climate Change
, noteworthy. It provides an accessible discussion of existing knowledge and research needs pertaining the strikingly wide array of health impacts related to climate change, organized into 11 broad topics. Greater awareness of the probable direct impacts of climate change on human health in the U.S. could go a long way toward raising the public's perception
of climate change as an important policy issue.