All Episodes

Nov. 30, 2020

Barrage of BS from Government Ministers feels like a conspiracy

Federal Government Minister, Keith Pitt (pictured), along with his Ministerial compatriot, Angus Taylor, are mounting a personal campaign against me, it seems.

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Nov. 28, 2020

The climate crisis is filling up the bathtub, again/still!

Dr Oksana Tarasova (pictured) mentally transported me back about a decade today when she was interviewed by Julian Morrow on Radio National's Sunday Extra, and she used the image of a bathtub to illustrate how carbon dioxide continues to worsen Earth's climate crisis.

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Nov. 27, 2020

Lara Stevens opens new vistas on the climate crisis

Dr Lara Stevens (pictured) talks about feminism, or "feminisms",  Val Plumwood and Mother Earth, and why it's not "Father Earth".

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Nov. 26, 2020

Listening to Music for a Warming World

Sydney's Willoughby City Council gave us all the chance to again hear the sounds of Music for a Warming World, even despite the restrictions of the Covid-19 crisis - the council gave us a special live online showing of the Melbourne-based band.

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Nov. 24, 2020

Webinar tackles the education/climate crisis dilemma

One of those deeply involved with the climate change conversation at RMIT, Dr Lauren Rickards (pictured), was among the speakers at a recent webinar - "Education institutions in a changing climate: action, leadership and activism".

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Nov. 22, 2020

David Spratt talks about 'Climate Reality Check 2020'

Melbourne's David Spratt (pictured) took advantage of the city's Covid-19 lockdown to assemble the facts to produce the "Climate Reality Check 2020".

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Nov. 18, 2020

Dr Joëlle Gergis adheres to her science but becomes emotional as she discusses 'the great unravelling'

Dr Joëlle Gergis (pictured) has adhered to her science but allowed emotion to intrude as she wrote a powerful and beautiful piece for The Guardian entitled "The great unravelling: I never thought I'd live to see the horror of planetary collapse".

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Nov. 17, 2020

The Plains Wanderer and the climate crisis

The climate crisis is worsening the challenges facing the Plains Wanderer (pictured),

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Nov. 15, 2020

Jane Hunter from Tritium dispels electric vehicle myths

Jane Hunter (pictured) was one of the guests on a recent virtual event organized by the University of Queensland.

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Nov. 12, 2020

Minister Taylor frequently ruins my early morning walks

Australia's Energy and Emissions Reductions Minister Angus Taylor (pictured) plays so fast and loose with the facts that he frequently ruins my early morning walks in that his attitude to facts and his gross deception of the Australian public leaves me actually feeling ill.

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Nov. 10, 2020

Climate discussion lost in a conflation of confusion, mistruths, and ideological rhetoric

Dr Joëlle Gergis (pictured) is another of those climate scientists unafraid to call-out those of insufficient character who are not prepared to address the climate crisis for what it is - profoundly difficult and challenging in the extreme.

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Nov. 8, 2020

Using 'craftivism' to tackle the climate crisis

Tal Fitzpatrick (pictured with one of her quilts) did a practice-led PhD research into craftivism as a mode of DIY citizenship.

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Nov. 5, 2020

'Hope in uncertain times' - Scotland's Countdown to COP26

Kate Raworth (pictured) created the idea of "Doughnut Economics" and was one of the early speakers at recent day-long conference entitled 'Scotland's Countdown to COP26".

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Nov. 5, 2020

Erwin Jackson talks about the Investor Group on Climate Change

Erwin Jackson (pictured) is rhe policy director for the Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC).

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Nov. 2, 2020

Alex Spathis explains why he wrote "The Light Electric Vechicle and The Climate"

Alex Spathis, a retired electrical engineer, sees the light electric vehicle as just one of the many things we must adopt if was we are to negotiate the climate crisis.

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Oct. 31, 2020

Environment Victoria helps with telling stories about the climate

Environment Victoria's Health Rivers campaigner, Tyler Rotche, is leading a bunch of enthusiasts through a five-week profgram of workshops known as "Rivers Storytelling: why stories matter".

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Oct. 28, 2020

Another warning about 'baked-in' changes to our climate

Joëlle Gergis came into my orbit in 2009 when I first heard Professor David Karoly speak at the University of Melbourne's Festival of Ideas.

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Oct. 24, 2020

Sally Gillespie helps us understand why we feel what we feel about the climate crisis

Sally Gillespie (pictured) has a background as a Jungian psychotherapist and through her book, "Climate Consciousness" helps people better understand the reasons they feel the way they do about the climate crisis.

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