Climate & Clean Energy Episodes

Climate science, climate tech, clean energy tech, carbon capture, environmental justice, and more
Aug. 24, 2020

#94: Wait. Is Climate Science...Fashionable? It Is With Allbirds!

In Episode 94 , Quinn & Brian discuss: the most comfortable and sustainable shoes on the planet. Our guest is: Hana Kajimura , wh…

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Aug. 10, 2020

#92: Your Invitation to Climate School at Terra.do

In Episode 92 , we're headed off to climate school! Our guest is Anshuman Bapna , the creator (and headmaster) of Terra.do , whic…

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May 18, 2020

GOOD NEWS: How to Be A Better Ancestor

To continue our Good News series, we’re looking back to Episode 78 , when Quinn & Brian discussed: Planning for chaos . (Cheery, …

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May 4, 2020

WEBBY NOMINEE: "Who's Fixing The People Fixing The Planet?"

If you haven’t already heard, we received a Webby nomination for Best Podcast Episode in the Science & Education category. We’re …

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April 7, 2020

BEST OF THE BEST: Air Pollution: The Low Hanging Fruit of Our Hellish…

Cast your mind back to Episode 79 , when Quinn & Brian discussed: Optimism in the air (can it be?). Our guest is: Beth Gardiner ,…

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March 23, 2020

#89: Why Does It Require a PhD in Neuroscience Just to Support a Gree…

In Episode 89 , Quinn & Brian discuss: Taking down the white guy who politically stabbed you (and the planet) in the back. Our gu…

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March 16, 2020

#88: You Voted for Clean Energy… So Where The Hell Is it?

In Episode 88 , Quinn & Brian ask: You voted for clean energy… so why hasn’t it become a thing yet? Our guest is: Dr. Leah Stokes…

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Feb. 17, 2020

#84: How is Climate Change (Already) Affecting Immigration to the USA?

We’re back! In Episode 84 , Quinn & Brian ask: Is the USA responsible for climate refugees (and then turning them away)? Our gues…

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Nov. 5, 2019

#83: Knock Knock. Who’s There? Climate Change. Climate Change Who? Cl…

In Episode 83 , Quinn & Brian discuss: Blue carbon, the patriarchy, and how one of those two things has ruined the other (we’ll g…

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Oct. 22, 2019

#82: Sustainable Trees + Death Metal = Climate Progress

In Episode 82 , Quinn & Brian discuss: How to fix our somewhat pressing land reconfiguration issues -- from 30,000 feet down to t…

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Oct. 8, 2019

#81: Legalizing the Other Weed

In Episode 81, Quinn & Brian discuss: Legalizing the weed of the sea. Our guests are Bren Smith and Tom Ford, two fine, clean-liv…

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Sept. 24, 2019

#79: Air Pollution: The Low Hanging Fruit of Our Hellish Future

In Episode 79, Quinn & Brian are back to discuss: Optimism in the air (wait... that doesn’t sound like us). Our guest is Beth Gar…

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Aug. 27, 2019

#78: How to Be A Better Ancestor

In Episode 78 , Quinn & Brian discuss: Planning for chaos. Our guest is Bina Venkataraman , author of the upcoming book The Optim…

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Aug. 6, 2019

#76: Save the Corals, Save the World

In Episode 76, Quinn & Brian discuss: What you don’t see (any more) when you snorkel. Our guest is Dr. Kim Cobb, a professor in t…

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July 31, 2019

BEST OF THE BEST: It’s Getting Hot in Here, and America’s Poor Are Dy…

In Episode 50, Quinn & Brian discussed: How D.C. and LA are dealing with urban heat issues. Our guests are Yesim Sayin Taylor a…

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