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The Climate Question

The Climate Question

25 Episodes By BBC World Service www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w13xtvb...
Why we find it so hard to save our own planet, and how we might change that.
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The Climate Question
The Climate Question
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What does climate change mean for Egypt?
The world has been in Egypt for COP27, the UN’s big ... more
Nov 20 2022 27m
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COP27: Are Countries Keeping to Their Climate Pledges?
Last year at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow... more
Nov 13 2022 36m
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What role is overpopulation playing in the climate crisis?
If there were fewer of us, would the amount of green... more
Nov 6 2022 27m
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How green is green finance?
We’ve been told that big finance is crucial to the t... more
Oct 30 2022 27m
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What should Africa do with its fossil fuel reserves?
Africa accounts for around 10 per cent of the world'... more
Oct 23 2022 27m
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Are prizes the best solution for climate change?
We know many of the obstacles in the way of a creati... more
Oct 16 2022 27m
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Can climate protests make a difference?
As pandemic restrictions ease in many places, street... more
Oct 9 2022 27m
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What can we do with nuclear waste?
The race to reduce emissions has more and more natio... more
Oct 2 2022 27m
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How much can flooding in Pakistan be blamed on climate change?
Floods in Pakistan have destroyed or damaged million... more
Sep 25 2022 27m
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Can animals evolve to deal with climate change?
As climate change brings rising temperatures and shi... more
Sep 18 2022 27m
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Does climate change have an ‘image problem’?
Images are a key part of communicating climate chang... more
Sep 12 2022 27m
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What can we learn from fixing the ozone hole?
In 1985 British scientist Jonathan Shanklin and coll... more
Sep 5 2022 27m
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Can we engineer rain to help solve climate change?
From the Aztecs to the Zoroastrians, humans have alw... more
Aug 28 2022 27m
The Conman Selling Pseudo Science.
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Why can’t we build more wind farms?
In rural North East Spain, proposals to build hundre... more
Aug 21 2022 27m
Designing for Natural Disasters.
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What do warmer waters mean for life below the waves?
The Ocean, it covers more than 70% of the surface if... more
Aug 14 2022 27m
Climate Change and Our Oceans
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Is Influencer culture bad for the planet?
Shopping online is nothing new but with the rise of ... more
Aug 8 2022 27m
Internet and Social Media
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Are there any 'easy fixes' to climate change?
We know from The Climate Question back catalogue, so... more
Aug 1 2022 27m
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Can flying ever be climate friendly?
Since the 1990s, air flight has made the world a sma... more
Jul 24 2022 27m
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Can we feed the world without using chemical fertilisers?
The development of agriculture some 12,000 years ago... more
Jul 17 2022 27m
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How can we get more people on their bikes?
Cycling is healthy, cheap - and as modes of transpor... more
Jul 10 2022 27m
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Where have all the mangroves gone?
Along almost every tropical coastline you can find t... more
Jul 3 2022 28m
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How can we save the world’s tropical peatland?
Scientists estimate that peatlands around the world ... more
Jun 26 2022 27m
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Does recycling help fight climate change?
Reduce, reuse, recycle is a familiar mantra the worl... more
Jun 19 2022 27m
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How is climate change affecting our mental health?
We often talk about the physical costs of climate ch... more
Jun 12 2022 27m
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Is destroying the planet a vote winner?
Long term climate policy has long been at odds with ... more
Jun 5 2022 27m
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