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Caption: Dauphin Island, Alabama, Credit: David Helvarg, Blue Frontier Campaign/Marine Photobank
Insurance touches every aspect of our lives, protecting us from financial loss. As climate change is continually felt everywhere on the planet, how...

  • Added: Mar 14, 2017
  • Length: 05:01
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Waste and the management of it are new challenges in recent decades. How do we dispose of toxic waste, plastic packaging, electronics, and other di...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2017
  • Length: 05:12
Caption: Helene York, Simran Sethi
Getting people to connect the dots between food and the environment may be one way to engage them in the climate change fight, suggests author and ...

Bought by KUNM and KMUD

  • Added: Feb 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Holmes Hummel, Founder, Clean Energy Works, Credit: Ed Ritger
With stock market values at near-record highs, how is the clean tech sector doing? What technologies are most promising for making money and getti...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Bob Inglis, Former Republican U.S. Representative, South Carolina, Credit: Ed Ritger
Much has been made of the partisan divide when it comes to climate change. But are there Republicans out there who accept the science and believe ...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Larry Goulder, Tony Juniper, Greg Dalton, Credit: Sonya Abrams
It’s hard to put a price on something that’s always been free, but if Mother Nature were a corporation, she’d be a large-cap stock. Think about it ...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Biodiversity in the Maldives , Credit: Husain+9607773925 Flikr
In this episode of World Ocean Radio we discuss publications, reports, and projects which are integral to the evolution of ocean policy and science...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 05:44
Caption: David R. Baker, Energy Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
As we look back at 2016, the biggest news story of the year is arguably the presidential election, from the candidates’ “faux pas of the week” to t...

Bought by Capital Public Radio

  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: To Stop Trump Agenda, Progressive Activists Must Push Democrats to Boldly ...

Bought by WRIR, KRZA, and WMUU-LP

  • Added: Dec 14, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Tony Thurmond, Assemblyman (D-15)
What’s the future for California with a Donald Trump White House? The country's biggest and bluest state is at odds with the emerging administrati...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Nicholas Stern, Center for Climate Change Economics and Policy, London School of Economics, Credit: Jane Ann Chien
Can we continue to battle climate change without massive economic pain? What areas of the clean economy are most promising for investors and job-se...

Bought by KZYX and KRZA

  • Added: Dec 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Yvon Chouinard, founder, Patagonia
Yvon Chouinard is a legendary climber, surfer and environmentalist. He is also the reluctant entrepreneur who founded Patagonia, Inc., one of the m...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: California State Senate President Pro-Tem Kevin de Leon
Partisan gridlock has kept climate change issues moving at a glacial pace in congress, and the Republican candidate for president has threatened to...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Climate One Founder and Host Greg Dalton, Credit: Ed Ritger
It's been ten years since California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger launched California's attack on climate change by signing a law to reduce carbo...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Margie O’Driscoll, Competition Advisor, Resilient by Design, Credit: Ed Ritger
The reality of higher tides is hard to fathom because we think it happens slowly. But seas rose about 8 inches during the last century; scientists...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Tom Steyer, Business Leader, Philanthropist and Clean Energy Advocate
At the Paris climate summit last December, Wall Street giants such as Coca-Cola, Disney and Wal-Mart gave their blessing to the agreement signed by...

Bought by KFCF FM

  • Added: Sep 19, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: David Mount, Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Today’s American homes are dotted with Internet-connected devices that allow you to manage your home from your smart phone. You can open your fron...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Noah Diffenbaugh, School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University, Credit: Ed Ritger
According to a recent study conducted by NASA and Cornell and Columbia universities, drier days are yet to come. In fact, they warn, the southwest ...

Bought by KZYX

  • Added: Aug 02, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Greg Dalton, Host
Marijuana is one of California’s biggest agricultural industries, yet it remains largely in the shadows, unregulated, untaxed and uncontrolled. Gro...

Bought by KZYX

  • Added: Jul 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ray Rothrock,Venrock; Caroline Cochran, Oklo; José Reyes, NuScale Power; Host Greg Dalton, Credit: Ed Ritger
With many of America’s first nuclear power plants nearing the end of their expected lifespan, should they be shut down or given a new lease on life...

Bought by KZYX

  • Added: Jul 04, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jay Inslee, Governor, Washington; Mary Polak, Minister of Environment, Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
Last December’s climate summit in Paris set a mandate for its 196 participating countries to reduce carbon emissions worldwide. But subnational gro...

Bought by KVSC and KZYX

  • Added: Jun 20, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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The World Ocean Council is an international leadership alliance focused on ocean sustainability, stewardship and science. In this week's episode of...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2016
  • Length: 05:24
Caption: Imported cars awating delivery, Credit: businessinsider.com/unsold-cars-around-the-world-2009-2
In last week's edition of World Ocean Radio we urged listeners to measure their water footprint using the WaterFootprint.org water calculator. In t...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 05:34
Caption: T. Boone Pickens speaking at The Commonwealth Club, Credit: Ed Ritger
The collapse of oil prices has once again driven the American energy industry from boom to bust. What do low fuel prices mean for the US economy? A...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer

  • Added: Apr 13, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Texas Governor Rick Perry speaking at The Commonwealth Club, Credit: Russell Edwards
How can we solve our nation’s economic woes while creating energy independence for America? What’s needed, says Governor Rick Perry, is a Texas-sty...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2014
  • Length: 59:01