Tag: Climate Change (4)

The Future of Food: Lenore Newman

February 20, 2020

“It is much easier to protect things from going extinct, than to bring them back once they're gone.”

Lenore Newman holds the Canada Research Chair in Food Security and Environment at the University of the Fraser Valley. Her latest book is Lost Feast: Culinary Extinction and the Future of Food. We discuss achieving food security through better management of food supplies, which include eating lower on the food chain and using technology such as artificial meats.

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A Call to Arms: Bill McKibben

February 13, 2020

“We’re now in the early and dangerous stages of climate change.”

Bill McKibben is an author, educator, and legendary environmentalist. He is the Founder of 350.org, spearheaded the resistance to the Keystone Pipeline, and launched the fast-growing fossil fuel divestment movement. We talk about his new book Falter, reducing our carbon footprint, and the power of working together to face climate change.

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