Revisiting Nothing You Do Alone Will Save the Climate

Revisiting Nothing You Do Alone Will Save the Climate

By WNYC Studios

Notes from America

Monday, 31 January

New science finds we’ve got less than a decade to avoid climate catastrophe. Activist and author Bill McKibben says the only solutions that can beat that deadline are collective. Host Kai Wright invites listeners to ask McKibben their own climate questions, on the heels of a United Nations report that declared the damage from carbon and methane emissions at our current rate will be irreversible by 2030. What can we do that will make enough change, quickly enough? 

Companion listening for this episode:

The Birth of Climate Denial (5/11/2017)

How a movement to create doubt about the reality of climate change began — and how scientific consensus has been perpetually undermined. 

'Nothing You Do Alone Will Save the Climate' was originally published on September 20, 2021. Listen to more episodes here.

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