34 episodes

A weekly podcast contributed to and produced by the Ohio University Climate and Sustainability Ambassadors on a range of sustainability topics. The podcast follows the monthly themes of the Office of Sustainability at Ohio University (www.ohio.edu/sustainability), and each month kicks off with an interview of a local expert who works or conducts research in that sustainability theme.

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A weekly podcast contributed to and produced by the Ohio University Climate and Sustainability Ambassadors on a range of sustainability topics. The podcast follows the monthly themes of the Office of Sustainability at Ohio University (www.ohio.edu/sustainability), and each month kicks off with an interview of a local expert who works or conducts research in that sustainability theme.

    Electric vehicles as a form of sustainable transportation

    Electric vehicles as a form of sustainable transportation

    In this final episode of the Ohio University Sustainability Series podcast, join Sustainable Administration Hub Coordinator in Ohio University's Office of Sustainability Ryan Fogt as he discusses the role of electric vehicles now and into the future for sustainable transportation.

    • 18 min
    Bicycles as a form of Sustainable Transportation

    Bicycles as a form of Sustainable Transportation

    In this episode, join the Associate Director for the Office of Sustainability at Ohio University Sam Crowl as he discusses the importance of bicycles as a form of sustainable transportation with two officers of the Athens Bicycle Club, Rob and Bob.

    • 19 min
    Sustainable Transportation

    Sustainable Transportation

    In this episode join Ambassador Nathan as he discusses the changes in transportation and its future as it relates to sustainability and the impact on the environment.

    • 20 min
    Reducing Sound Noise from Highways as an Approach to Sustainable Transportation

    Reducing Sound Noise from Highways as an Approach to Sustainable Transportation

    May kicks off the month of transportation for the Ohio University Sustainability Series Podcast. In this episode, join Climate & Sustainability Ambassador Liz as she interviews Dr. Ben Sperry, a professor in Civil Engineering at Ohio University. Dr. Sperry talks about the noise associated with highway transportation, and how reducing this unwanted form of pollution relates to sustainable transportation.

    • 13 min
    Ecosystem Changes in the Arctic due to Climate Change

    Ecosystem Changes in the Arctic due to Climate Change

    In this final April episode focused on climate, Ambassador Megan Westervelt interviews ecologist Brooke Biddlecombe, a doctoral student at the University of Manitoba in Canada, about her research with polar bears and Artic whale species, all of whom rely on Artic Sea ice to survive. With the changing climate, the ecosystem that these animals depend on has been fragmented and impacted in many ways, although not all of them are as detrimental as we might think. Brooke gives listeners hope through her scientific findings and advice for what we can all do to help preserve this fragile and frigid ecosystem.

    • 24 min
    Climate change and photojournalism: Interview with Jen Guyton

    Climate change and photojournalism: Interview with Jen Guyton

    Happy Earth Day! In this podcast episode, Ambassador Megan Westervelt interviews conservation photojournalist and National Geographic Explorer Jen Guyton about the importance of capturing the story of climate change to bring its global impact to our attention and to support the people who are most impacted by the increase in frequency and intensity of natural disasters. Jen relates her experience of covering the aftermath of Cyclone Idai in Mozambique in 2019, during which more than1,300 people lost their lives to climate change.

    • 20 min

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