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Possibly looks at the science behind proposed environmental solutions - helping you cut through the noise and make choices that, possibly, will make a difference.

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Possibly looks at the science behind proposed environmental solutions - helping you cut through the noise and make choices that, possibly, will make a difference.

    The return of the Antarctic Blue Whale

    The return of the Antarctic Blue Whale

    Today we’re going to focus on some positive news — a bright spot.
    Scientists have noticed something remarkable about blue whales— after years of near extinction, it looks like they’re coming back.

    • 4 min
    How has coronavirus impacted air quality?

    How has coronavirus impacted air quality?

    How is COVID-19 affecting our air quality?

    • 3 min
    Possibly - Can we get rid of driftnets?

    Possibly - Can we get rid of driftnets?

    Driftnets are fishing nets that have largely fallen out of fashion because they can accidentally catch other marine life. But it's still legal to use driftnets in California to catch swordfish. Luckily, there are other types of gear fishers can use and many are taking advantage of this new technology.

    • 3 min
    How can we reduce food waste in the quarantine?

    How can we reduce food waste in the quarantine?

    Today we’re answering a question that has been on a lot of people’s minds during the COVID-19 quarantine: while we’re limiting trips to the store, how can we maximize our groceries and minimize our food waste?

    • 3 min
    Possibly - Sea Level Rise

    Possibly - Sea Level Rise

    What's causing sea level rise and how will it affect Rhode Island?

    • 3 min
    Does global warming cause extreme weather?

    Does global warming cause extreme weather?

    Yes. Global warming increases the intensity of our weather because it causes temperatures to rise, which leads to more water evaporation. When those larger amounts of water come back down, they lead to bigger storms.

    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

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20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Sarah22sfo ,

My favorite solutions based podcast

All the answers to my sustainability related questions all under 5 min!

JenMKL ,

Great podcast!

Answers to your burning questions in a quick, entertaining format!

LunarDreamer ,

Wow!!

Super Informative and interesting. My go-to podcast for environmental tips.

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