Climate change felt at Walden Pond


While there is much melancholy among the scientists involved in the study – Davis thinks that if Thoreau were alive today, he would write a book called “Walden Lost” – Phil Cafaro, an environmental philosopher at Colorado State University who has written a book about Thoreau’s ethics, thinks that the findings are just one more reason to heed the advice Thoreau laid out a century and a half ago.