Climate One

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Addressing the climate crisis begins by talking about it.

Climate One presents empowering conversations that connect all aspects of the climate crisis -- the scary and the exciting, the individual and the systemic. Join us.

We’re living through a climate emergency; finding solutions starts by talking about it. Climate One is a weekly public radio program focused on elevating critical conversations around climate change. Since climate touches all aspects of our lives, we bring together diverse perspectives in empowering conversations: one week we might talk with Jane Goodall or Bill McKibben or an oil industry exec – sometimes on the same panel – and the next week we might hear first-hand stories from people who narrowly escaped a fire or a flood, and the next we might focus on democracy and climate justice. In all of this, we aim to connect the personal to the systemic, and empower conversations to continue beyond our show.


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217 Pieces

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Why does an invisible, life-threatening virus prompt a nationwide emergency, but invisible, life-threatening gases don’t? Experts have been emphasi...

Bought by WUTC, WJCT, WAMU, Colorado Public Radio, 'The Sea' and more


  • Added: Mar 31, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 20
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“How do you move from a place of simply trying to stop bad things and asking instead how would you make products and services in a sustainable mann...

Bought by WJCT, WMUU-LP, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass., KSQD Santa Cruz, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Addressing the climate challenge requires incremental and transformational change on both personal and systemic levels. That means altering our per...

Bought by WJCT, WFHB, WGCU, KUMD, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WFHB, KUMD, WMUU-LP, KSQD Santa Cruz and more


  • Added: Mar 12, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 6
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WFHB, WMUU-LP, KSQD Santa Cruz, KICI Iowa City and more


  • Added: Mar 04, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WMRA, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WFHB, WGCU and more


  • 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...

Bought by WJCT, Spokane Public Radio, WMUU-LP, Maine Public Radio, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 10
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WFHB, WMUU-LP, KSQD Santa Cruz, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 5
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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...

Bought by WJCT, Maine Public Radio, WMUU-LP, WFHB, KSQD Santa Cruz and more


  • Added: Feb 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
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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...

Bought by WJCT, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, Maine Public Radio, WMUU-LP, KBBI Alaska and more


  • Added: Jan 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 9
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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...

Bought by WJCT, KJZZ, KBBI Alaska, WMUU-LP, WMRA and more


  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 10
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WMUU-LP, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, WFHB, KSQD Santa Cruz and more


  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 6
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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...

Bought by WJCT, Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass., Maine Public Radio, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 13
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Climate One honors Robert Bullard with the ninth annual Stephen Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communications. Often described as ...

Bought by WJCT, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, WMUU-LP, WFHB, and KSQD Santa Cruz


  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 5
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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...

Bought by WJCT, KUMD, WMUU-LP, WFHB, KSQD Santa Cruz and more


  • Added: Dec 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WFHB, KSQD Santa Cruz, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Dec 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 5
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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...

Bought by WJCT, MPR News Stations, WMUU-LP, KUNM, WFHB and more


  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WRIR, WGBH Radio Boston, KUPR low power FM, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 26
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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 ...

Bought by WJCT, KUSU, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, Maine Public Radio, WFHB and more


  • Added: Nov 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
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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...

Bought by WJCT, WMUU-LP, WWNO, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, KSQD Santa Cruz and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 10