America Adapts - The Climate Change Podcast
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A changing climate presents humanity with only one option: adapt. On the America Adapts podcast, we explore the challenges presented by adapting to climate change, the national movement that has begun to drive change, and the approaches that the field's best minds believe are already working. Join climate change adaptation expert Doug Parsons as he talks with scientists, activists, policymakers and journalists about the choices we face and the people who make them. The climate adaptation conversation, and the movement, starts here. America Adapts - your voice to talk adaptation!
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CNN’s John Sutter talks Climate Change: A Podcast talking Adaptation, Climate Skepticism in Oklahoma, Rising Seas in the South Pacific with an award winning journalist!
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Subscribe to America Adapts on Itunes Write a Review! Listen here. On Google Play here. Please share on Facebook! In episode 31 of America Adapts, Doug Parsons talks with CNN’s John Sutter! John is an award winning opinion journalist at CNN who focuses on climate change with his program Two Degrees. Doug and John cover such diverse topics as: John’s story on sea level rise in the Marshall Islands. John discusses how he used innovative media tools such as Snapchat to tell the story how climate change poses extreme risks to this island chain. Doug and John discuss the Paris Climate Agreement and how it inspired John to develop the Two Degrees program. Doug and John also discuss the 20 anniversary of climatologist Michael Mann’s hockey stick research. John discusses his groundbreaking story where he visited Woodward, Oklahoma as he went on a funny and sometimes frustrating journey to try to identify citizens who actually believed climate change was happening. John explains the challenges of interviewing people you do not agree with and the role of trust in these conversations. We discuss climate change as a public health issue. John describes talking with citizens of Oklahoma and how historic events like the Dust Bowl influenced their perceptions on how humans can impact nature. John describes a conversation with a clim