The Future, This Week 03 November 2017
This week: electrify everything, crows nipping butts, and ethical German cars.
On the origins of environmental bullshit
The undermining of environmental science, and the creation of lies and bribes to distort public policymaking, is as old as industries that know their products do harm, but lie to keep them in use.
Growing food in the post-truth era
The global food system has been operating in post-truth mode for decades.
What if: an ice-free Arctic 2027
Climate change changes everything - our economy, our society and the ecosystems that underpin life on Earth. In this what if episode we talk to Professor Christopher Wright to explore what an ice free Arctic Earth might look like in 2027 if we pursue our current business as usual.
The Future, This Week 07 April 2017
This week: can we fight climate change by moving to the city, does technology make us less productive and cyborgs.