At a Distance
Eric Holthaus on combating the climate emergency with cooperation
30 mins | Aug 16, 2020
How can altruism allow society to survive? The meteorologist and climate journalist explores. Spencer Bailey and Andrew Zuckerman, The Slowdown's co-founders and this podcast's hosts, discuss the COVID-19 crisis featuring long-view conversations with philosophers, psychologists, writers, artists, and other leading minds. Meteorologist and climate journalist Eric Holthaus, author of the new book The Future Earth: A Radical Vision for What's Possible in the Age of Warming, talks about finding hope in spite of trauma, using language to shift perspectives, and how altruism and collaboration are the way for society to thrive. To find more episodes from At a Distance, head to the provider page in 'Discover'.