Bionic Planet: Your Guide to the New Reality
By Steve Zwick
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We've entered a new epoch: the Anthropocene, and nothing is as it was. Not the trees, not the seas – not the forests, farms, or fields – and not the global economy that depends on all of these. What does this mean for your investments, your family's future, and the future of man? Each week, we dive into these issues to help you Navigate the New Reality.
||Clean026| Breakthrough in Bonn: Fixing World's Farms||How The Paris Agreement Sparked an Agricultural Revolution... of sorts||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean025: Trademarks, Gateways, And Global Climate Talks||Who Can Use the Term "REDD+"?||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean024 The Beer That Saved a Million Trees||How Staples and the Dogwood Alliance Learned to Stop Fighting and Save Forests||10/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean023 Raw Audio From New York Climate Week||Ten Keys to Slashing Deforestation by 2020||10/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean022: Ten Keys To Deforestation-Free Commodities By 2020||How To Purge Deforestation From Soy, Cattle, Palm, and Pulp&Paper Supply Chains||10/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean021 AlphaSource: Investing in Forest Carbon||Climate Change and the Restoration Economy||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean020 Brazil and Indonesia: Connecting the Climate Dots||Climate Change and the Restoration Economy||8/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean019: Can Europe Tap The Private Sector To Protect Its Environment?||Interview With Genevieve Bennett of Ecosystem Marketplace||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean018 | Why Zoologist Andrew Mitchell Left the Forest to Save the Forest||Strangling the Finance Flows that are Killing Forests||7/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Marks & Spencer Is Helping To Build A Global ‘Sustainability Tribe’||Interview with M&S Sustainability Director Mike Barry||6/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBertrand Piccard Wants You (And Your Climate Solutions)||Renowned Aviator Launches World Alliance for Efficient Solutions||6/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean015: How Garlic Cloves and Orange Peels Cut Cow Burps and Slow Climate Change||Interview with Michael Mathres of Mootral||6/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean014: One Billion Tons of Voluntary Carbon||What role do voluntary carbon markets play in the Paris Climate Agreement?||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean013 How to Track Climate Laws of the World||Database Identifies More Than 1200 Climate Laws||5/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean012 Will Trump "Get Out of the Way" on Climate?||Climate negotiators are meeting in Bonn, Germany, the next two weeks to move the Paris Climate Agreement forward – even as Republicans in the United States seem intent on moving it backward. Most countries say they want the US to stay in the...||5/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean011 New Age of Radical Transparency||New Tools for Tracking Deforestation||12/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean010 Climate Change in the Trumpocalypse / Part 2: The Role of US States, Regions, and Business||Who Will Fill The Leadership Gap if the Trump Administration Pulls Out of the Global Climate Talks?||11/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean009 Climate Change in the Trumpocalypse / Part 1: Initial Reactions||Initial reactions from Marrakesn to Trump Victory in US||11/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean008 Can New Aviation Agreement Save Forests?||After 2020, Airlines Must Offset Their Greenhouse-Gas Emissions. Will Forests Benefit?||10/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean007 Of Milk and Money / Part One: the CEO and the Subsistence Farmer||How small Kenyan farmers are teaming up with multinational agribusinesses to confront climate change by reshaping the countryside.||10/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean006 Climate, Conflict, and Commodities: The Calculus of Peace on a Changing Planet||How Carbon Finance can Help (or Hinder) the Peace Process||7/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean005 Why We Should All Care About the UN's Sustainable Development Goals||Carbon Trading and Sustainable Development: Joined at the Hip||6/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean004 How Companies Use Carbon Markets To Reduce Emissions||State of Voluntary Carbon Market Released in Cologne||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean003 Putting a Price on Carbon / Part Two: What we Don't Know Could Kill Us||The Art and Science of Calculating Damages from Climate Change||5/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean002 The 40,000-Year-Old-Question / Part One||How One Culture Survived 40,000 Years of Change, And We Can, Too.||5/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean001 Putting a Price on Carbon / Part One: The Argument in Favor||Why do we need a price on carbon?||4/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Life on the Bionic Planet Explained
If you're a regular person and interested in and concerned about climate change but not sure where to begin or just what to do, this is the podcast for you! It's wide ranging in terms of topics. Do you want to know more about the Paris Agreement, carbon pricing, nature based solutions? Then, this is where to find it, in simple terms. But most importantly, it's solutions-oriented, which is key when attempting to wrap your head around a problem as large and consuming as global warming-and not to get overwhelmed by something that is indeed an overwhelming global challenge.
Refreshing take on life in the "Anthropocene"
Incisive and thought-provoking exploration of tension between nature and tech in global effort to fight climate change.
Will definitely continue listening
Just finished listening to Bionic Planet for the first time and I will definitely continue tuning in. The audio is clear, the content is engaging and thought-provoking, and the topic is of increasing importance to people everywhere