May 31, 2021
As the climate change debate has advanced, the arguments surrounding it have become more subtle. Outright denial of the climate problem is rare - so rhetoric has shifted to delaying urgent action. In this review of a paper by Steinberger, Lamb et al, I run down the new "discourses of climate delay"
May 14, 2021
It's been over a year since we had a break from producing content and it just so happens that things are getting rather hectic in non-podcasting life.
For that reason, we will be taking a short hiatus and returning with new episodes on June 1st. This will give me a bit of time to build up a reserve of new...
May 11, 2021
Why should we listen to scientists? Well, because they're right a lot of the time. But also because - ideally - the institutions of science embody values that everyone can agree are good in a system for working out what's true.
May 4, 2021
How can machine learning and artificial intelligence help us in
the fight against climate change? I explore literally dozens of
ideas for possible applications of ML algorithms in this