Archive for the ‘Full Show’ Category

How Carbon Is Changing The Cost of Everything

Podcast: Play in new window | Download We hear a lot about putting a price on carbon but what does it really mean? This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio, Mark Schapiro, an investigative journalist and the author of Carbon Shock, helps us understand the bustling carbon market that already exists and explains the carbon […]

A Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Sharing Economy

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Nobody hitchhikes anymore. Back in the 1980s getting a ride with a stranger became decidedly un-trendy. Rugged individualism was in and ridesharing was out. But now, with the advent of social media and mobile platforms, ridesharing is making a come-back. This week’s guests on Sea Change Radio are […]

Durwood Zaelke and the Ozone Keepers

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Remember the seventies? Remember feathered hair, pull-tab soda cans, debates about the thinning ozone layer? Our guest this week on Sea Change Radio is Durwood Zaelke, a policy advocate and environmental crusader who started working four decades ago to advance policy that would help preserve the ozone layer. […]

Nevada: The Paradoxical State

Podcast: Play in new window | Download From an environmental standpoint, Nevada is a state of stark contrasts. When we think of the Silver State, most of us picture the Las Vegas strip, but Nevada is also home to picturesque canyons, rare desert wildlife and majestic, snow-peaked mountains. This week on Sea Change Radio, we […]

Parched: California Drought Update

Podcast: Play in new window | Download As Californians continue to look beseechingly to the skies for signs of any kind of rainfall, the effects of this drought are indeed far-reaching. The policies that emerge from this disastrously dry year may ultimately alter what foods we eat, where we build new homes and even what […]

David Rolf: Fair Wages and Sustainability

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Economists these days are confirming what many already know – the gap between the haves and have-nots is widening. In the face of soaring productivity over the last several decades, today’s average American workers earn about the same as they did in 1970 when adjusted for inflation. So […]

Keeping An Eye On The Natural Gas Boom

Neela Banerjee of the LA Times, updates us on the latest developments in natural gas exploration

Jonathan Trent and the OMEGA Project

NASA’s Jonathan Trent on the OMEGA (Offshore Membrane Enclosures for Growing Algae) project

World-Class Cities Redefined

Atlanta activist Matthew Garbett and UCLA Professor Donald Shoup talk sustainable cities

Women Ecopreneurs in the Developing World

Podcast: Play in new window | Download A wide array of economic analysts are increasingly recognizing the link between economic development and gender equality. Research is showing that when women succeed, developing economies thrive. But what impact, if any, does the increased economic role of women in the global south have in terms of the […]