The RADIO ECOSHOCK Show
By Alex Smith
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Radio Ecoshock weekly 1 hour 14MB mp3 program featuring the latest science, authors and issues - from climate change, oceans, forests, pollution, Peak Oil, the economy, and peace.
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Post Climatic Stress Disorder (replay 2018)||Worried about your kids? You might have Post Climatic Stress Disorder. PCSD is a serious condition. But don’t worry, professional help is on the way….This week on Radio Ecoshock, it’s Climate psychology 101 – with psychologists Robert Griffin and Joseph Reser. Plus new …||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Abrupt Climate Change – Again! (replay 2018)||As much of the world broils in heat, Dr. James White, Arctic specialist at U of Colorado, says abrupt climate shifts happened in the past, happen now, and will come again. Huge changes are possible. Then UK psychotherapist Ro Randall on how to …||8/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Fatal Heat Warning (replay 2018)||What you don’t know can kill you…how our bodies react in heatwaves. New science from Camilo Mora, University of Hawaii. Second warning from 15,000 scientists: Dr. William Ripple, the man who started it. Adapting to extreme rains: “sponge cities” with futurist Chelsea Bohd. …||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Science of Extreme Climate (replay 2018)||There are four interviews for you in this packed show – ranging from the most terrible climate news to the most hopeful. Our guests include the world’s greatest coral expert, Charlie Veron, on the dying Great Barrier Reef; scientist Martin Stute on turning …||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: El Nino Storms the World (replay 2018)||With heat records already crashing around the world, scientists are predicting an El Nino this winter. It’s time for this Radio Ecoshock replay on the climate and weather impacts of El Nino – first broadcast in 2014. Will 2018 be the hottest year …||7/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Welcome to the Dark New Climate (replay 2018)||50 scientists warn official predictions don’t include a feed-back as large as all U.S. emissions: the warming soil. From the Netherlands, Dr. Thomas Crowther. From Maine, paleobiologist Dr. Jacquelyn Gill says abrupt climate change hit species before us.||7/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: SUDDEN HEAT (replay 2018)||With record heat in North America and Europe – this is a great time to review what we know about how heat kills. Dr. Robert Kopp explains why humans die in heat waves, and why that will get worse as climate change develops. …||7/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Collapse: Fix it or Run Away?||You hear about a crashing ecosystem, from climate disruption to disappearing species and landscapes. What to do? There are two options: try to organize social change, or try to escape to a safer place. In this show, you will hear a sample of …||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Carbon Climate Showdown||Pep Canadell the Director of the Global Carbon Project reports a big increase in greenhouse gas emissions in 2018, mostly coming from China. We talk about whether even 2 degrees C of global warming is just a dream now. Dr. Jim Kossin of …||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: The Thin Layer Before Madness||Will the ocean stop accepting our carbon pollution? New science with Dr. Ryan Pereira in Scotland about climate reaction in the sea. Then a new bottom for nuclear madness: floating atomic reactors to the Arctic, and around the world. From Amsterdam, scientist and …||6/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Calling A Lifeline||NASA scientist Matthew Rodell: where the world is losing water, and who gets too much. New science. First, transformation engineer Michael Mielke finds a new source of power and money that can wake us all up to the climate emergency and environmental collapse. …||6/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Turmoil: Venezuela and Ukraine||Mongabay journalist Glenn Scherer relays the latest from Venezuela, including their reporters penetrating deep into the lawless Amazon. Our second trip this hour is guided by the prominent Harvard historian Serhii Plokhii. He grew up with the Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe, and lived through …||5/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Two Dangerous Myths Exposed||Scientist Mary Booth says the new drive to burn wood as a replacement for coal is backfiring in the atmosphere. Jay Coghlan on the arcane world of “plutonium pits” – the trigger for nuclear weapons. If you like ultimate gambling, this is it, …||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Transition Through A Fracked Climate||We made a mistake that will crash the two degree warming guard-rail not by 2100, but before 2030. That is coming right up with Professor Anthony Ingraffea from Cornell. Our second interview is with the co-founder of the Transition Town Movement, Rob Hopkins, …||5/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRadio Ecoshock: Two Degrees Beyond Safe||Weather has become destabilized around the world. We have new science about risk and the way forward – just released by the Royal Society. From the UK, lead editor Dann Mitchell is our guest. Environmental lawyer Robert Verchick asks: who pays for climate …||5/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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A top climate change communicator with a gift for clarity, Canadian Alex Smith does his homework to ask the most intelligent questions of his interviewees, who are also the world's top experts.
All of us are going to affected by climate change, eventually threatening global food and water supplies. If the European refugee situation isn't bad enough, just imagine 20 million climate refugees. If you do not have food and water, nothing else in your life matters.
This is not a wandering chat, nor a gloom and doom surrender. Radio Ecoshock focuses on the latest research and points you towards what you can do for everybody's children.