August 5th, 2015
Episode 235 of 510 episodes
As the executive director of Greenpeace International Kumi Naidoo has overseen a change in the organisation's focus away from European issues to the global East and South, China, India and Brazil, where he says the war on climate change will be won or lost. . He went on his first anti-apartheid march in South Africa aged 15 at a time it seemed that dismantling the apartheid regime was impossible, and yet that change finally happened. Naidoo argues that the threat of climate change is more important than all the other challenges humanity has faced, including slavery, colonialism, civil rights in America, and apartheid. He is currently in Australia
From finding awe in Hubble images to visiting the doctor, science is everywhere in our lives. Whether we wear a white lab coat or haven't seen a test tube since eighth grade, science affects and changes us. We all have a story about science, and at The Story Collider, we want to hear those stories.