But this is true in part because the very core of climate politics in America is cultural, and prediction is a cultural act, one which alters that which it predicts.
What we believe about the shape of the future alters our actions in the present.
Some people know that there are many possible futures. And once you accept this possibility - well, then you want to play your part getting us onto the best timeline possible. If you're one of these people - wherever you are, whatever you do, however you view your talents - this is the place for you.