As the world prepares for the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, we hear first-person stories about the logistical challenges documenting, researching, and raising awareness about climate change.

Climate Change

  • Dr. Katharine Hayhoe

    Friday November 20, 2015

    Converting Christian climate change doubters

    In the lead-up to the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris this month, Brent speaks with Katharine Hayhoe. She's an atmospheric scientist and a devout Christian who reaches out to Christian climate change doubters.

    Posted: Nov 20, 2015 11:23 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 20, 2015 4:54 PM ET
    Listen 13:17
  • Extreme Ice Survey

    Friday November 13, 2015

    Day 6 Photographer James Balog's struggle to capture climate change

    Photographer James Balog has made it his mission to document the world's melting glaciers. Brent talks to James about the logistical challenges of his work as he gets ready to head to Paris for the 2015 UN Climate Change Conference.

    Posted: Nov 13, 2015 2:23 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 13, 2015 4:48 PM ET
    Listen 11:43
  • SE Asia agricultural fire haze Hkg10210226 Indo Embassy KL Sept 18 2015

    Friday November 06, 2015

    Are consumers responsible for the rainforest fires engulfing Indonesia?

    An environmental disaster is unfolding in Indonesia. Giant portions of the country are in flames. The fires were set to clear farmland to satisfy consumer demand for palm oil, which can be found in products like lipstick and dish detergent. Do western consumers bear some of the blame?

    Posted: Nov 06, 2015 10:44 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 10, 2015 3:33 PM ET
    Listen 8:52