Environment

Book Mole: "Solar"

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Mon, 04/26/2010

 Novelist Ian McEwan is able "to display clearly how brilliant accomplishment in one area of a life can be, and very often is, combined with absurd ineptness (or worse) in other areas."  Our Book Mole Larry Bowlden discusses McEwan's new novel Solar about a man whose personal life is a mess and yet is engaged in the fight against global warming. 

Read more of Larry's reviews here.  

6:44 minutes (3.85 MB)

Voices from the Edge on 04/29/10

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Thu, 04/29/2010 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Clergy Abuse: Can we hold the abusers accountable and heal the community?
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Clergy Abuse: Can we hold the abusers accountable and heal the community?
 
Revelations earlier this month implicating Pope Benedict XVI in cover-ups of clergy abuse in Europe are just the latest developments in an issue that is rocking religious institutions to their foundations.

Food and Climate Change: Step Up to the Plate, Part 2

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Thu, 04/22/2010

 

A climate discussion in regards to food with author Anna Lappe, IACP President Scott Givot, Chris Schreiner from Oregon Tilth, the Oregon Environmental Council's Allison Hensey, CleanMetrics President Kumar Venkat, and moderator Steve Cohen from Portland's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.


25:27 minutes (23.3 MB)

Food and Climate Change: Step Up to the Plate, Part 1

program date: 
Thu, 04/22/2010

A climate discussion in regards to food with author Anna Lappe, IACP President Scott Givot, Chris Schreiner from Oregon Tilth, the Oregon Environmental Council's Allison Hensey, CleanMetrics President Kumar Venkat, and moderator Steve Cohen from Portland's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.

29:26 minutes (26.95 MB)

Wolf Recovery Efforts in the Northwest: What's at Stake?

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Recovery Zone
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Wed, 04/28/2010

Host Stephanie Potter speaks with Rob Klavins, roadless advocate for Oregon Wild, about the situation with the return of wolves to Oregon. For the first time in five years, Oregon's wolf management plan is under review. (Comments must be received at ODFW.Comments@state.or.us by June 30, 2010.) Wolves were exterminated in Oregon over 60 years ago, but some have moved back into the state from Idaho, where packs were re-introduced in the 1990's.

28:15 minutes (12.94 MB)

Scott Burns and Mark Chubb on Earthquake Preparedness

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program date: 
Wed, 04/28/2010

 Earthquake Preparedness
Hosted by Crystal Leighty

 

55:11 minutes (25.27 MB)

Talk Radio on 04/28/10

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Wed, 04/28/2010 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Earthquake Preparedness

What do we need to know about the chance of an earthquake in the Pacific Northwest? What do we need to do to be prepared? Host Crystal Leighty speaks with Scott Burns, professor of Geology at Portland State University, who specializes in soils, floods, landslides, earthquakes.

Readings from Rachel Carson's book 'Silent Spring'

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Mon, 04/26/2010

26:08 minutes (23.92 MB)

The Melting Pot on 04/27/10

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The Melting Pot
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Tue, 04/27/2010 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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LIVE PERFORMANCE & INTERVIEW by DANNY CORN

Danny (DannyCorn) has been an instrumental player in the formation of what has been called the "west coast" sound. Danny's influence has been felt from the early days of Moontribe in the Southern California desert to the acclaimed Symbiosis Gatherings in the Northern California forests. His sets cover a variety of styles that are all firmly rooted in lower frequencies.

 

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