Climate One

Series produced by Climate One

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Climate One is a one-hour weekly public radio program (newscast compatible) about energy, economy and the environment from Climate One at the Commonwealth Club of California. Each week listeners will get a candid discussion among climate scientists, policy makers, activists and concerned citizens, hosted by Climate One founder Greg Dalton.

Greg Dalton is changing the conversation on climate by offering candid discussion from scientists, policymakers, activists, and concerned citizens. By gathering inspiring, credible, and compelling information, he provides an essential resource to change-makers looking to make a difference. Our guests see the big picture and talk about solutions with connected impact.

Past guests have included iconic scientists such as Jane Goodall and Katharine Hayhoe, policymakers Governor Jay Inslee and Senator Carlos Curbelo, activists Annie Leonard and Ai Weiwei, religious leader Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, journalists David Roberts and Jane Mayer, and many more.


194 Pieces

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For years, scientists have been saying that the climate battle will be won or lost in the next decade. The IPCC has stated that to avoid climate ca...

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  • Added: Mar 12, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
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Can hip hop help bridge the divide between communities of color and environmentalism? Are strong regulations making fracking safer and cleaner? Env...

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  • Added: Mar 04, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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Tobacco companies, opioid suppliers, gun manufacturers and the fossil fuel industry -- all have been brought under fire, and into the courts, for k...

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  • Added: Feb 27, 2020
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 10
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Climate-fueled floods, fires and droughts have devastated America’s cities and rural areas. Our natural response is to regroup, recover and rebuild...

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  • Added: Feb 13, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
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California has been at the forefront of America’s climate fight since Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed the country’s first major climate law i...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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From the first humans to venture out of Africa 60,000 years ago to the displaced refugees of today, migration has always been a part of human life...

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  • Added: Feb 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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Our nation’s dependence on fossil fuels has led to climate disruption and inequality. Underserved communities are the ones most harmed by pollution...

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  • Added: Jan 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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When it comes to cutting carbon pollution, where do we start? Today’s solutions are doable, but daunting: decrease global meat consumption, improve...

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  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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We all know about the environmental effects of climate change. But what about its impact on our mental health? Therapists report that their patient...

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:56
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Everyday choices – like deciding which shirt to buy and what to binge-watch tonight – may impact the planet more than you think. Tatiana's Schlossb...

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  • Added: Jan 09, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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Climate One honors Robert Bullard with the ninth annual Stephen Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communications. Often described as ...

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  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
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2019 saw a number of significant events in the climate world. Wildfires,floods, wind and extreme weather continued to batter the nation from Califo...

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  • Added: Dec 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
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The 2018 Camp Fire was one of the most destructive in California’s history, resulting in over eighty deaths and destroying the town of Paradise. Dr...

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
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A look back at conversations with two writers confronting the climate challenge in 2019. In "The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming," David-Wa...

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  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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2019 has been a year of climate rising. Youth activists skipped school and took to the streets, the Green New Deal thrust climate equity into the s...

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  • Added: Nov 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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Murder, love, and the human experience are the stuff of great stories, as podcasts like Serial and Radiolab have shown us. But climate change? Not ...

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Climate change has become a major risk factor for corporations. With groups like the Carbon Disclosure Project grading companies on their carbon fo...

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  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
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Can oil companies reinvent themselves as clean energy providers? John Browne attempted it over more than a decade as CEO of British Petroleum, wher...

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 9
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California has long led the country in environmental action. It established strong automobile emission standards; it preserved fragile lands from d...

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  • Added: Nov 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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America’s most popular alcoholic beverages are about to take a hit from climate. Mild, sunny growing conditions have made California king of a $62 ...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7