The Climate Conversations

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The Climate Conversations

Colossal changes in our oceans in a rapidly warming world |EP 15

What have rising temperatures, increasing sea levels and changing chemistries in the water to do with our intense weather, our food and our future ...

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You have heard about climate change. But what does it mean and how does it impact us? This podcast looks into the issues related to the science and impact of climate change, as well as the policy, technology and finance behind climate action and adaptation. Each week, we talk to experts who help us understand one of the most pressing challenges facing humankind. 

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30:29minutes

Colossal changes in our oceans in a rapidly warming world |EP 15

What have rising temperatures, increasing sea levels and changing chemistries in the water to do with our intense weather, our food and our future ...
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35:13minutes

Grace Fu on why she hopes to be a climate change champion | EP 14

She took over the newly formed Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment in July. Four months into her new role, Ms Fu talks to Jaime Ho ...
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22:43minutes

Just how will a Biden presidency move US and global action on climate change? | EP 13

As part of his campaign platforms, President-elect of the United States Joe Biden outlined bold climate action. How will they eventually come to ...
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14:42minutes

Singapore’s electricity experiment: What the trial to import it from Malaysia means | EP 12

This week, Jaime Ho speaks to NUS Energy Studies Institute’s Philip Andrews-Speed about the nuts and bolts of Singapore’s trial to import ...
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18:23minutes

What is corporate climate action and why companies need a paradigm shift | EP 11

This week Jaime Ho speaks to the Forum for the Future about the business of sustainability, what companies can do and what is stopping them from ...
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25:51minutes

How do planes, trains and automobiles – and ships – factor into carbon emissions, and how are they getting greener? | EP 10

Jaime Ho speaks to Sanjay Kuttan about the way we travel and the energy it takes to help us get from point A to B, as well as how electric ...
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35:16minutes

Tackling climate change through the lens of Singapore’s young activists | EP 9

This week Jaime Ho speaks to two young Singaporeans who are advocates for stronger climate action: Tan Heng Yeng of SG Climate Rally and Ho Xiang ...
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22:41minutes

How hot can cities get and what can we do to cool things down? | Ep 8

Will already hot cities get even hotter with climate change? This week, Jaime Ho speaks to Gerhard Schmitt about the heat cities produce and how ...
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24:17minutes

The politics and path forward for international cooperation on climate mitigation | Ep 7

On the heels of China’s announcement on new targets for peaking emissions and reaching carbon neutrality, we get down to the basics of how nations ...
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18:50minutes

Wildfires: How do they start and how to stop them | Ep 6

Mega fires were raging in many parts of the world, from the US to Brazil, and before that in Australia. Do the frequency, extent and intensity of ...