June 30th, 2016
Episode 434 of 662 episodes
Stan Grant has been working as journalist for more than 30 years, the majority of them overseas. . Now he has been appointed the Referendum Council which is working towards the referendum on recognition of Indigenous Australians in the constitution. Some reefs are clearly stronger than others and now the search is on to design a super-coral which can withstand the effects of climate change. Ruth Gates at the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology describes herself as a 'futurist', and believes we need to incorporate a future where 'nature is no longer fully natural'.