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United States

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This Earth Day, enjoy our collection of stories and interviews covering the latest in environmental activism, sustainable innovation, and more.

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English


Episodes

Climate Change Vs. Brains

4/19/2016
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Humans might just not be cut out for handling the problem of climate change. (Hidden Brain, NPR)

Duration: 01:00:00


The GMO Label Debate

4/19/2016
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Would mandatory GMO-labeling be a victory for transparency, or for fear-mongering? (Environment Report)

Duration: 00:15:00


The Perilous Price of American Energy

4/19/2016
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Are Americans willing to risk the planet for the sake of energy independence? (Reveal, PRX)

Duration: 01:00:00


Big Warnings on Rising Seas

4/19/2016
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The latest research into rising sea levels paints the most dire picture yet. (On Point, WBUR)

Duration: 01:00:00


The Rhino Hunter

4/19/2016
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Here's an idea: could hunting an endangered species be the best way to save it? (RadioLab, WNYC)

Duration: 01:00:00


When Did Humans Start Shaping Earth's Fate?

4/18/2016
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A working group within the International Union of Geological Scientists wants to formally establish a human era, or "Anthropocence," to enshrine humanity's influence on the earth, similar to the dinosaurs. (Morning Edition, NPR)

Duration: 00:05:00


Climate Confessions

4/18/2016
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Host Ira Flatow forgives listeners their climate sins in this call-in segment. (Science Friday)

Duration: 00:25:00


Another Day, Another Asteroid

4/18/2016
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When an asteroid the size of two football stadiums gets within a million miles of Earth, it might be cause for worry. Paul Chodas from the Near-Earth Object Program explains. (All Things Considered, NPR)

Duration: 00:05:00