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Sea Change Radio covers the transformations to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.

Sea Change Radio covers the transformations to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.
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Ada, MI

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Sea Change Radio covers the transformations to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.

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English

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Sea Change Radio 2 Mizpah St. San Francisco, CA 94131


Episodes

Doris Kearns Goodwin: Leadership In Turbulent Times

10/8/2019
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What makes a great leader? This week on Sea Change Radio, we are honored to have Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin here to give us her take on that question. Goodwin’s book, Leadership in Turbulent Times, just released in paperback, re-examines four US presidents she has studied in the past: Abe Lincoln, Teddy … Continue reading Doris Kearns Goodwin: Leadership In Turbulent Times → The post Doris Kearns Goodwin: Leadership In Turbulent Times appeared first...

Duration:00:28:59

James Quilligan: The Commons and the Future of Democracy

10/1/2019
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What is the American dollar based on? It was based on the gold standard until 1971 when it transitioned to a floating monetary system. This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio believes US currency now rests unofficially on the price of oil. What will a successful Green New Deal will look like if the underlying … Continue reading James Quilligan: The Commons and the Future of Democracy → The post James Quilligan: The Commons and the Future of Democracy appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Chris Martenson: Dow Obsession Syndrome

9/24/2019
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average. What does this omnipresent ticker in the corner of our TV screens really mean? Is it a gauge of our country’s economic health, an indication of corporate growth, or something else? This week on Sea Change Radio, we discuss the Dow and the stock market as a whole with economic … Continue reading Chris Martenson: Dow Obsession Syndrome → The post Chris Martenson: Dow Obsession Syndrome appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Ian Urbina on “The Outlaw Ocean”

9/17/2019
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This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to Ian Urbina, a longtime investigative reporter for the New York Times whose latest book The Outlaw Ocean reveals many of the hidden costs of the seafood and shipping industries. After listening to Urbina discuss his book that took five years to research and led him around … Continue reading Ian Urbina on “The Outlaw Ocean” → The post Ian Urbina on “The Outlaw Ocean” appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:29

Karla Mendes on Brazil’s For-Profit Fire Disaster

9/10/2019
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The Amazon is burning. And we’re not talking about the ubiquitous online store, although profit and commerce are just as involved. According to preliminary data from the Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (INPE), deforestation of the Amazon rose 92 percent in the past year to 2,472 square miles – an area larger than the … Continue reading Karla Mendes on Brazil’s For-Profit Fire Disaster → The post Karla Mendes on Brazil’s For-Profit Fire Disaster appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:59

Innovative Rocks + Cruise Ship Watchdogs

9/3/2019
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As summer draws to a close this week on Sea Change Radio, we take a dip into the archives. First, we speak to Ian Power, an assistant professor at Trent University in Ontario, Canada, who is working on a breakthrough in manufacturing a CO2-absorbing mineral called magnesite in a fraction of the time that it … Continue reading Innovative Rocks + Cruise Ship Watchdogs → The post Innovative Rocks + Cruise Ship Watchdogs appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

What a Waste: Mark Murray Reveals Flaws in Recycling Systems

8/27/2019
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Many of us concerned with the environment are conscientious about sorting our garbage. Those of us lucky enough to live in cities with curbside recycling feel pretty good that the majority of our garbage is diverted from landfill. Well, before we get too smug about it, perhaps we should take a closer look at where … Continue reading What a Waste: Mark Murray Reveals Flaws in Recycling Systems → The post What a Waste: Mark Murray Reveals Flaws in Recycling Systems appeared first on Sea...

Duration:00:28:59

Bruce Bartlett: The Roots of Wreckage

8/20/2019
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Today on Sea Change Radio we take a little timeout from all things sustainability to analyze how the Republican Party has led us to some very uncertain and dangerous times with a white supremacist occupying the White House. To help us dissect the roots of modern Republicanism, we hear from author and economist Bruce Bartlett, … Continue reading Bruce Bartlett: The Roots of Wreckage → The post Bruce Bartlett: The Roots of Wreckage appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Dan Austin: 88Bikes

8/13/2019
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A generation ago, the dream of owning a bicycle was one shared by a vast number of American kids. While the explosion of competitors like video games and iPhones may have somewhat tempered that youthful enthusiasm for bikes in this country, there are still millions of children in developing nations who can only begin to … Continue reading Dan Austin: 88Bikes → The post Dan Austin: 88Bikes appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Jessica McCarty on Arctic Wildfires

8/6/2019
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You may have seen some headlines recently declaring that “The Arctic is on Fire!” Are these just sensationalist reports? Or do these fires represent an unprecedented and alarming danger? This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio is Dr. Jessica McCarty, a satellite data expert and a professor at Miami of Ohio. She describes how weather … Continue reading Jessica McCarty on Arctic Wildfires → The post Jessica McCarty on Arctic Wildfires appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:29

Mike Markus + Donnel Baird: From Wastewater to Retrofitting

7/30/2019
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What would you say to the idea of drinking a tall, cool glass of wastewater? On the face of it, it sounds, well, yucky. But it turns out you’ve probably been drinking it all along. There’s good technology now for extracting impurities and making even the dirtiest water potable. And some water districts around the … Continue reading Mike Markus + Donnel Baird: From Wastewater to Retrofitting → The post Mike Markus + Donnel Baird: From Wastewater to Retrofitting appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:59

Christian Shearer: Regeneration Innovation

7/23/2019
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How is blockchain connected to healing the earth? This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio can explain — he is Christian Shearer, the CEO of Regen Network. We discuss his company’s business model, how Regen Network might help stem the tide of Big Agriculture, and the differences between permaculture and regenerative farming. The post Christian Shearer: Regeneration Innovation appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Amy Harder: Investments in Nuclear Power + Plastics

7/16/2019
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If you had a million dollars what would you do with it? OK, now what if it were $100 billion? Today on Sea Change Radio, we are talking with Amy Harder, environment and climate reporter for Axios, about where some titans of industry are investing their money and the environmental impact it might have. You … Continue reading Amy Harder: Investments in Nuclear Power + Plastics → The post Amy Harder: Investments in Nuclear Power + Plastics appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Mark Coleman on Mindfulness and Nature

7/9/2019
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The last time you went for a little walk around the neighborhood, did you take a few moments to drink in the natural beauty around you, even in the most unlikely of places, like a timid squirrel, a blossoming tree or a unique cloud formation or did you choose to zone out with a podcast, … Continue reading Mark Coleman on Mindfulness and Nature → The post Mark Coleman on Mindfulness and Nature appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

PurpleAir Founder Adrian Dybwad (re-broadcast)

7/2/2019
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Northern California’s now infamous Camp Fire was not only the largest, longest, and deadliest wildfire in the state’s history, it also produced record amounts of smoke. Schools closed, there was a run on protective masks, and people were fashioning do-it-yourself air purifiers because there were none left in stores. And it looks like we will … Continue reading PurpleAir Founder Adrian Dybwad (re-broadcast) → The post PurpleAir Founder Adrian Dybwad (re-broadcast) appeared first on Sea...

Duration:00:28:59

James Hoggan: Politics in Polite Company

6/24/2019
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Has this ever happened to you: You are talking with a friend or family member, and as the topic moves to politics, things start to get a little heated. You make what you think are excellent points, based on data, logic, and what you fervently believe to be the absolute truth. Yet, when the debate … Continue reading James Hoggan: Politics in Polite Company → The post James Hoggan: Politics in Polite Company appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Soil4Climate: To Meat or Not To Meat?

6/18/2019
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To meat or not to meat? That is the question. Recent innovations in lab-grown meats seem to be making non-meat burgers and tacos a tastier option than they have ever been. But are these products too good to be true? And are non-meat alternatives always more ecologically responsible than actual meat? This week’s guests on … Continue reading Soil4Climate: To Meat or Not To Meat? → The post Soil4Climate: To Meat or Not To Meat? appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Adam Sobel: Science In The Eye Of The Hurricane

6/11/2019
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It’s summertime! That means county fairs, stone fruit, and hopefully a cool body of water in which to dip one’s toes. Of course, it also means record temperatures and the beginning of hurricane season. Today on Sea Change Radio we are talking weather with Adam Sobel, an atmospheric scientist at Columbia University. We discuss the … Continue reading Adam Sobel: Science In The Eye Of The Hurricane → The post Adam Sobel: Science In The Eye Of The Hurricane appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:29

Ramez Naam on the Green New Deal, Pt. 2 + Sunscreen Bans

6/4/2019
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If you’ve been wondering what people mean when they talk about a Green New Deal, today’s episode of Sea Change Radio should help. This week we air the second half of our discussion with technologist Ramez Naam. Last week Naam shared some of the specifics of the Green New Deal. This we talk about the … Continue reading Ramez Naam on the Green New Deal, Pt. 2 + Sunscreen Bans → The post Ramez Naam on the Green New Deal, Pt. 2 + Sunscreen Bans appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

The Ramez Naam Plan For De-Carbonization, Pt. 1

5/28/2019
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Whether or not we use the name Green New Deal to describe a set of aggressive long-term policies that will help humanity in the fight against climate change, most rational people agree that the status quo is completely unacceptable. The potential of a Green New Deal is that it could pave the way for some … Continue reading The Ramez Naam Plan For De-Carbonization, Pt. 1 → The post The Ramez Naam Plan For De-Carbonization, Pt. 1 appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59