6 episodes

Greenhouse Sass is a podcast created by three graduate students in the environmental sciences, and focuses on analyzing current environmental headlines and relating the information in an accurate, yet informal and irreverent way.

Greenhouse Sas‪s‬ Karan Shetty

    • Science

Greenhouse Sass is a podcast created by three graduate students in the environmental sciences, and focuses on analyzing current environmental headlines and relating the information in an accurate, yet informal and irreverent way.

    Climate Change Impacts on People - Climate Refugees

    Climate Change Impacts on People - Climate Refugees

    We can hypothetically talk about climate change, or how the climate has already changed. In this episode, we talk about how 2017 produced 25 million climate refugees, or people forced to relocate due to the changing climate. Tune in for some insights on who is most in danger and what is projected to happen over the next century.

    • 35 min
    Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity

    Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity

    The rent's going up in many ecosystems, which, thanks to climate change, are rapidly gentrifying. In this episode, we discuss biodiversity loss and how it's impacting the many animals that are constantly vying for space in Earth's increasingly competitive rental market. And no, we're not getting our deposit back.

    • 35 min
    Environmental Justice

    Environmental Justice

    What if your old racist uncle was a city planner? As it turns out, he probably was.



    This episode focuses on environmental (in)justice - how certain communities and groups face disproportionate levels of environmental burdens.

    • 36 min
    Energy

    Energy

    The oil industry braces for devastation in the wake of COVID-19. Exxon Mobil plans on laying off 25 congressmen this year alone.



    Greenhouse Sass is a podcast created by three graduate students in the environmental sciences - James Fuller, Sandro Lallas, and Karan Shetty. Each episode focuses on analyzing an environmental topic in the news in an accurate yet irreverent way. This episode's focus is renewable energy.

    • 26 min
    Corals & Ocean Acidification

    Corals & Ocean Acidification

    The Great Barrier Reef is undergoing its third mass bleaching event event in five years, and is now downgraded to Adequate Barrier Reef.  Sandro, James, and Karan walk us through what corals are and how they're in danger, why they're important, and how we as individuals can reduce our impact on coral reefs.

    Greenhouse Sass is a podcast created by three graduate students in the environmental sciences - James Fuller, Sandro Lallas, and Karan Shetty. Each episode focuses on analyzing an environmental topic in the news in an accurate yet irreverent way. This episode's focus is Coral Reefs.



    This episode features the track "Loyal" by Odesza. All rights to the music belong to the respective owners.

    • 20 min
    Microplastics - The Hottest New Snack

    Microplastics - The Hottest New Snack

    The average American is estimated to ingest about 40 grams of gluten-free, vegan, free-range plastic a year in an unheard of and unintentional new diet fad.

    Greenhouse Sass is a podcast created by three graduate students in the environmental sciences - James Fuller, Sandro Lallas, and Karan Shetty. Each episode focuses on analyzing an environmental topic in the news in an accurate yet irreverent way. This week's topic is Microplastics.



    This episode features the track "Loyal" by Odesza. All rights to the music belong to the respective owners.

    • 25 min

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