152: Nature & Nurture: Nadia Colburn Discusses Poetry's Influence on Our Planet
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3w ago
Matt Matern interviews Nadia Colburn, acclaimed poet, writer and activist, who links her personal experiences to broader societal challenges through poetry. They discuss the impact of personal awakenings on environmental awareness and the vital role of art, like poetry, in activism ..read more
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151: Music, Mangroves, and Hope: Exploring Jada G's Climate Activism
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1M ago
Jada G, a Grammy-nominated musician and environmental advocate, discusses her documentary "Blue Carbon" with Matt Matter on his climate change program. The film explores mangrove ecosystems globally, highlighting their significance in combating climate change. Jada emphasizes the fusion of music and nature in her work, aiming to inspire hope and awareness. She shares experiences from filming in locations like Florida, Vietnam, Colombia, Brazil, and France, underscoring the importance of community-driven conservation efforts. Through her music and social media presence, Jada spreads awareness a ..read more
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151: Rick Gates: Unveiling Ukraine's Political Drama and Western Dilemmas
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1M ago
Rick Gates discusses Ukrainian politics, EU integration efforts, and U.S. response to Russia's aggression with Matt Matern. He addresses his Trump campaign role, advocating for strategic support to Ukraine and critiquing U.S. foreign aid accountability ..read more
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150: Daniel Gutierrez: Leading the Charge to Save the Amazon with Trees & Technology
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1M ago
 Daniel Gutierrez, CEO of Saving the Amazon, discusses reforestation and the fight against Amazon’s 17% deforestation with Matt Matern. Founded in 2015, the NGO, working with indigenous communities in Colombia, Brazil, and Peru, has planted over 674,000 trees.  ..read more
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149: Jared Lipworth's "Wild Hope": Stories of Conservation & Change
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1M ago
Jared Lipworth discusses his journey in environmental storytelling with Matt Matern, focusing on inspiring conservation through "Wild Hope" and other projects.  He highlights the importance of biodiversity, community involvement, and sustainable practices in tackling ecological challenges like krill farming and urban oyster restoration ..read more
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147: Steve Fambro's Aptera: Pioneering the Future of Solar Electric Vehicles
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2M ago
Matt Matern talks with Steve Fambro, CEO of Aptera, about the company's innovative approach to electric vehicles (EVs). Aptera, relaunched in 2019 due to growing interest in EVs, distinguishes itself with solar-powered, aerodynamically designed vehicles that promise a 1,000-mile range per charge. Their collaboration with Italian firm, CPC, enhances their commitment to sustainability through the use of lightweight carbon fiber parts. Fambro discusses Aptera's goals, including securing funding and starting production, to revolutionize the automotive industry with a focus on efficiency and envir ..read more
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146: Captain Paul Watson’s War on Illegal Whaling: A Hero’s Journey
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2M ago
Captain Paul Watson of Sea Shepherd discusses marine conservation, critiquing ineffective environmental conferences & advocating for a global fishing moratorium and a vegan lifestyle to reduce ecological footprints. He emphasizes nature-based solutions over tech, urging a biocentric view and active participation in conservation ..read more
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145: Revolutionizing Recycling: Zachary Kirstein's Ocean Recovery Group Mission
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2M ago
Matt Matern speaks with Zachary Kirstein, CEO of Ocean Recovery Group, about recycling efforts, particularly in the Dominican Republic. He emphasizes the importance of addressing recycling needs locally and highlights low recycling rates in the Dominican Republic. They touch on legislation like Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) bills and express optimism about corporations integrating recycled plastics into their supply chains.  Kirstein discusses ocean-bound plastics, greenwashing, and the future of recycling efforts ..read more
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144: "Eating Our Way to Extinction," with Gerard Bisshop and Mark Galvin: Urgent Action need on Animal Agriculture
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3M ago
Check out Matt's discussion with guests Gerard Bisshop, and Mark Galvin, about their documentary "Eating Our Way to Extinction," and the environmental issues it addresses. They delve into the devastating impact of animal agriculture on deforestation, biodiversity loss, and climate change.     They also highlight the economic and health benefits of such changes and discuss the involvement of Richard Branson and Kate Winslet in their documentary.  ..read more
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142: Breaking Boundaries: Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant's Journey from Urban Upbringing to 'Wild Kingdom' Host!
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3M ago
Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant, host of "The Wild Kingdom" and author of "Wildlife," shares her remarkable journey from childhood fascination with nature shows to breaking stereotypes as a black woman in the environmental movement.  In discussing her upcoming memoir, "Wild Life," set for release in April 2024, Dr. Wynn-Grant dives into her adventures studying animals worldwide, addressing personal growth, social justice, and motherhood ..read more
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