Climate & Clean Energy Episodes

Climate science, climate tech, clean energy tech, carbon capture, environmental justice, and more
July 16, 2019

#74: Incentivizing Those Dirty Capitalists to Solve Climate Change fo…

In Episode 74, Quinn & Brian discuss: Making carbon capture suck more (but this time, with carrots). Our guest is Henry Elkus, th…

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July 10, 2019

BEST OF THE BEST: What’s It Feel Like To Be Asked To Save the World?

Today’s episode is a rerun of Episode 56, where Quinn & Brian asked: What’s it feel like to be asked to save the world? Our guest…

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June 25, 2019

#72: The Monsoon Is 11 Days Late

In Episode 72 , Quinn & Brian discuss: Monsoons, food, and people. Our guest is Dr. Deepti Singh , an Assistant Professor in the …

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June 18, 2019

#71: Why Raising the Status of Girls Can Change Everything

In Episode 71, Quinn & Brian discuss: Why raising the status of girls can help change everything. Our guest is Dr. Katharine Wilk…

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June 11, 2019

#70: Who’s Fixing the People Fixing Our Planet?

In Episode 70 , Quinn & Brian discuss: When things are broken, when the people who are working on those things are also broken, a…

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June 4, 2019

#69: Rebuilding Los Angeles & L.A.’s Green New Deal

In Episode 69, Quinn & Brian discuss: Rebuilding Los Angeles and L.A.’s Green New Deal. Our guest is Jeanalee Obergfell, who work…

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May 21, 2019

#67: Is Climate Change "Flippable"?

In Episode 67, Quinn & Brian ask: Is Climate Change "Flippable"?. Our guest is Catherine Vaughan, CEO and Co-Founder of Flippable…

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May 6, 2019

#65: Chernobyl: A Preventable and Rare Accident from the Past or a Vi…

In Episode 65, Quinn asks: Is Chernobyl a preventable and rare accident from the past or a vivid picture of our hellish nuclear f…

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April 30, 2019

#64: Sunrise Movement Tour - Live (ish) in LA!

In a very special Episode 64, Quinn & Brian discuss (live! Kind of): everything that’s good at the Sunrise Movement Tour (and eve…

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April 9, 2019

#61: How Do We Atone for Poisoning Generations of American Minorities?

In Episode 61, Quinn & Brian ask: How do we atone for poisoning generations of American minorities? Our guest is Dr. Michael Dors…

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March 19, 2019

#58: Is Faith Sustainable?

In Episode 58, Quinn & Brian ask: Is faith sustainable? Our guest is Dekila Chungyalpa, a trained scientist and Buddhist operatin…

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Feb. 26, 2019

#56: What’s It Feel Like To Be Asked To Save the World?

In Episode 56, Quinn & Brian ask: What’s it feel like to be asked to save the world? Our guest is Rhiana Gunn-Wright, who is writ…

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Feb. 19, 2019

#55: What are the Energy Requirements of Well-being?

In Episode 55, Quinn & Brian ask: What are the energy requirements of well-being? Our guest is Julia Steinberger, a Professor of …

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Feb. 12, 2019

#54: The State That’s Not a State is a Hell of a Lot Greener Than You…

In Episode 54, Quinn & Brian discuss: why the state that’s not a state is a hell of a lot greener than your state. Our guest is J…

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Jan. 29, 2019

#52: What’s the Deal With the Green New Deal?

In Episode 52, Quinn & Brian ask (using their best Seinfeld impression): What’s the deal with the Green New Deal? Our guest is Va…

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