Extinction Radio, Episode 33

Extinction Radio, Podcast // Episode 33 11-15-2015. Starts at 1:31:30.

This week, Peter Melton again interviewed me, in my recurring chat with Extinction Radio for their ‘All Things Climate’ feature.  

Study of height of ice in Antarctica, comments on Grace Satellite Data (gravity), increase in ice loss, rate of sea level rise relative to thermal expansion and comments on increased rate of Greenland melt, rapid temperature rise of arctic, explicates long term 10,000 year time scales.  Russia and Canada latitude relative to growth cycles.  Comments on my Ottawa Centre MP Catherine McKenna (page down), as Justin Harper exits.  Increased representation of women in Pierre Trudeau’s cabinet, as well as Minister of Science Kristy Duncan also.  

‘Introduction; 03:48 Patrick Wilson founder of Activate Media, interviewed by Mike Ferrigan; 13:33 Meet the Contributors – interviewed by Ivey Cone; 45:04 Gail Zawacki describes the causes of the most recent mass extinction due to trees dying. – interviewed by Gene Gibson; 63:01 Poem, Into the Light by Rex Eagle;64:00 Poem Everyone Sang by Siegfried Sassoon read by Debba Kale Earnshaw; 65:10 Two poems by Benjamin the Donkey; 66:08 Gene’s Gems Oh Softhead by Langfield Crane; 70:34 Debba Kale Earnshaw – interviewed by Gene Gibson; 74:56 Gene’s Gems Sweetwire by Langfield Crane; 80:26 Paul Beckwith talking about the mechanism for Methane depletion in the upper atmosphere – interviewed by Ivey Cone; 88:26 John Compost Cossham talk on climate given at climate change conference in York, UK in prep for COP21; 99:46 Carolyn Baker talking about the wonder of nature that is still available. Very meditative talk; 105:42 Solomon Amuzu talks about companion planting – what plants go together and what plants do not; 112:26 Sam Carana Blog Post – Read by Debba Kale Earnshaw; 116:16 Guy McPherson Q&A; 118:04 Extreme Weather – Read by Ivey Cone; 129:01 Signoff


As I recently said, there are now several episodes, and I am now posting all of them.  Extinction Radio, Episode 28Extinction Radio, Episode 30, Extinction Radio, Episode 31, and Extinction Radio Episode 32.


About paulbeckwith

Well known climate science educator; Part-time Geography professor (climatology, oceanography, environmental issues), University of Ottawa. Physicist. Engineer. Master's Degree in Science in Laser Optics, Bachelors of Engineering, in Engineering Physics. Won Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario gold medal. Also interested in investment and start-ups in climate solutions, renewable energy and energy efficiency. Avid chess player, and likes restoring old homes. Married with children.
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