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A podcast about how our planet is changing and what we're doing to manage that change.

Pod of the Planet The Earth Institute at Columbia University

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A podcast about how our planet is changing and what we're doing to manage that change.

    2. Disasters won't wait

    2. Disasters won't wait

    Research to impact
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    Disasters won’t wait
    Co-hosts Jason Smerdon and Kyu Lee talk about their disaster plans and experiences during Hurricane Sandy. Then an interview with Jeffrey Schlegelmilch (10:15), deputy director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness on all the amazing work their doing and the impact they are having. Last from our You Asked series (45:00), Phebe Pierson on whether eco-friendly garbage bags are in fact eco-friendly.

    • 51 min
    1. In the beginning

    1. In the beginning

    Welcome to Pod of the Planet, a brand new podcast about sustainable development. So what does that mean? Co-hosts Jason Smerdon and Kyu Lee from Columbia University's Earth Institute are here to breakdown the term and explore with their colleagues all the myriad issues that come with it. We hope you join us on this journey to understand many of the most critical issues facing our planet today.

    • 34 min

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