Archive for the 'science' Category

March 5, 2011: Deborah Koons Garcia

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Deborah Koons Garcia gives an update on her project, Symphony of the Soil, and speaks about maintaining integrity in our times and it's relationship to sustainability.


Oct 30, 2010: Peter Buckley

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Peter Buckley, founder and president of the Brower Center in Berkeley. Peter Buckley co-founded the Center for Ecoliteracy in 1995 after a career as CEO of Esprit-Europe and Esprit-International, and an earlier career as an attorney in San Francisco.


October 9, 2010: Nina Simons

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Nina Simons, Co-Founder of Bioneers and Author of Moonrise talks with host Temra Costa about the Bioneers Revolution.


October 2, 2010: Bill McKibben

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Deborah Koons Garcia speaks with Author, Educator and Environmentalist Bill McKibben about changes in the natural word and his new book, Eaarth. His website,, is an international campaign to unite the world around solutions to the climate crisis.


Sep 25, 2010: Food Docs

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Fresh and The Last Crop, Interviews with filmmakers and Farers


Sept 4, 2010: Dr. Hans R. Herren

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Dr. Hans R. Herren, President of the Millennium Institute is a renowned entomologist, agriculturalist, development expert and recipient of the 1995 World Food Prize. He talks about the IAASTD report of which he was co-chair and discusses science and education in relation to sustainable agriculture with host Deborah Koons Garcia.


August 21, 2010: Dr. Igancio Chapela

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Dr. Ignacio Chapela, Microbial Ecologist from UC Berkeley


July 17, 2010: Charles Benbrook

Monday, July 19th, 2010

Dr. Charles Benbrook, Chief Scientist, The Organic Center. He was formerly an agricultural staff expert on the Council for Environmental Quality at the White House at the end of the Carter Administration, Executive Director of the Subcommittee of the House Committee on Agriculture, and Executive Director of the Board on Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences.


July 10. 2010: Dr. Michael Hansen

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Dr. Michael Hansen, of the Consumer's Union breaks down the Supreme Court deicisions on genetic engineering and Round Up Ready Alfafa, the Obama administration's schizophrenic domestic and international food policies and nano technologies.


June 19, 2010: Novella Carpenter

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Novella Carpenter, author and co-owner of Biofuel Oasis.