How to Save the World
By Katie Patrick
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Want to change the world? Join environmental engineer Katie Patrick on a journey through the humanity's most cutting edge discoveries in social and environmental change.
||CleanEcology From Space: How New Satellites are Revolutionizing Conservation with Joseph Mascaro PhD||Planet Labs has launched nearly 200 very small satellites in the atmosphere that take high resolution images of the earth just about every singe day. Today’s guest Joseph Mascaro is a PhD tropical ecologist. He is the Director of Academic Programs at||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHigh Tech Trash & Urban Legibility with Dietmar Offenhuber PhD||Where does all your trash really go after you throw it away? Dietmar worked on the MIT Trash Track Project where they attached GPS sensors to hundreds of pieces of garbage and followed it around the country. We talk about the good and bad side of smart||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Science of (Eco-Friendly) Motivation with Behavioral Scientist Xiaojing Xu PhD||In this video I interview Xiaojing April Xu PhD about what it takes to motivate people to do eco-friendly things. It turns out that it’s often not what you think it is. We talk about interesting phenomena like the Value-Action-Gap,The Crowd-Out Eff||11/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Fitbit for the Planet? The Fascinating Future of High Tech Air Quality with Kimberly Hunter||In this video I talk with Kimberly Hunter, the VP of Communications at one of the Bay Area’s most interesting new environmental data companies http://Aclima.io Aclima is the first company in the world to map out air quality by specific address by a||10/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArticle 5: Public Disclosure of Data: The Secret Solution We Need More Of||I got this sense a few years ago, that if people could see the numbers that made up their environmental footprint (such as the litres of water they used in a shower or the number trees felled to make their toilet paper) in an immediate and easy-to-under||10/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArticle 4: How to Find Your Creative Genius Zone||Have you ever felt like you had a special kind of skill, or a calling, or some bigger reason for existing on the planet? Have you felt like there is more to life than just working a regular nine to five job? Or being a struggling activist working for a||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArticle 3: The Russian Dolls Strategy For Change||What can Russian dolls possibly have to do with changing the world? It’s a metaphor that I borrowed from a book called “The Big Leap” by PhD psychologist Gay Hendricks. He used the metaphor of “Russian dolls” to describe the||9/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArticle 2: The Two Lenses Secret to Solving Every Problem||Most of us want to make a positive impact on the world. That’s a good thing, right? When that feeling of wanting to change the world bubbles up inside us, where does it lead us? Does it lead us to become a member of an non-profit? To watch a docume||9/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArticle 1: Why You Should Put Measurement at the Center of your Creative Strategy||Welcome to the “How to Save the World” Podcast! I am so excited! I truly believe that saving the world should be a thrilling adventure, bursting with creativity – and of course, the greatest game on earth. Let’s get into the fir||5/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Katie's work is a really fresh and on-point approach for anyone who is involed in change - her stuff is awesome.