Climate One

Series produced by Climate One

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Climate One is a one-hour weekly public radio program (newscast compatible) about energy, economy and the environment from Climate One at the Commonwealth Club of California. Each week listeners will get a candid discussion among climate scientists, policy makers, activists and concerned citizens, hosted by Climate One founder Greg Dalton.

Greg Dalton is changing the conversation on climate by offering candid discussion from scientists, policymakers, activists, and concerned citizens. By gathering inspiring, credible, and compelling information, he provides an essential resource to change-makers looking to make a difference. Our guests see the big picture and talk about solutions with connected impact.

Past guests have included iconic scientists such as Jane Goodall and Katharine Hayhoe, policymakers Governor Jay Inslee and Senator Carlos Curbelo, activists Annie Leonard and Ai Weiwei, religious leader Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, journalists David Roberts and Jane Mayer, and many more.


131 Pieces

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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 Spokane Public Radio, WMUU-LP, Maine Public Radio, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, WFHB and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 9
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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 KSQD Santa Cruz and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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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 Maine Public Radio, WMUU-LP, WFHB, KSQD Santa Cruz, WLPR and more


  • Added: Feb 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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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 Maine Public Radio, WMUU-LP, KBBI, WFHB, KSQD Santa Cruz and more


  • Added: Jan 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

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  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 9
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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...

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 5
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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...

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  • Added: Jan 09, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 11
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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 Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, WMUU-LP, WFHB, and KSQD Santa Cruz


  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 4
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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...

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

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 4
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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...

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  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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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 WRIR, WGBH Radio Boston, KUPR low power FM, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WXAV 88.3FM and more


  • Added: Nov 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 25
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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 ...

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

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  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 9
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Can oil companies reinvent themselves as clean energy providers? John Browne attempted it over more than a decade as CEO of British Petroleum, wher...

Bought by KUSU, WMUU-LP, KCSB-FM, KBBI, WFHB and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
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California has long led the country in environmental action. It established strong automobile emission standards; it preserved fragile lands from d...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WFHB, KBBI, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5
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America’s most popular alcoholic beverages are about to take a hit from climate. Mild, sunny growing conditions have made California king of a $62 ...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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The jury is out on whether our legal system is equipped to deal with climate change. While some parts of the country are inundated by floods, other...

Bought by KUMD, WMUU-LP, KBBI, WFHB, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Oct 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 5
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From the Amazon to the Congo to California, our planet’s forests are being decimated. And along with them, the stability of our climate. Why? Becau...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, MPR News Stations, KCPW, WMUU-LP, WFHB and more


  • Added: Oct 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 10
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Is clinging to habits and cravings destroying our future? An outspoken critic of factory farming and animal-centric diets, Jonathan Safran Foer wri...

Bought by WFHB, WMUU-LP, KBBI, KSQD Santa Cruz, KCSB-FM and more


  • Added: Oct 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6