Sea Change Radio

Series produced by Alex Wise

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Sea Change Radio iss a weekly show covering the shifts to social, environmental, and economic sustainability. The show is nationally syndicated and podcast globally.

Launched in January 2009, the show evolved from Corporate Watchdog Radio, founded by Bill Baue and Francesca Rheannon in 2005. Alex Wise became the show's Host & Executive Producer in May of 2010. Focusing on sustainability innovators in a wide-range of fields, Sea Change guests have included Van Jones, Bill McKibben, Stewart Brand and Paul Hawken.


364 Pieces

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Caption: Alex Gilbert
It has been a bit difficult to keep up with the news since January. Every few hours it seems like there is a new revelation in the global political...

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  • Added: May 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mark Murray
In 2013 California boasted a recycling rate of 85%. In 2017 that number is now 79% - that is the first time it has dipped below 80% since 2008. Why...

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  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Davida Herzl
Galileo said we should, “Measure what is measurable, and make measurable what is not so.” This week on Sea Change Radio, we take a look at two ways...

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  • Added: May 16, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kandi Mossett
Was all the work to try to keep the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines from being built done in vain now that Donald Trump occupies the White ...

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  • Added: May 09, 2017
  • Length: 28:40
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Caption: Pamela Paresky
Is the New York Times enabling a debate that most rational people think is long over? The latest conservative pundit to be hired by the New York Ti...

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  • Added: May 02, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Caption: Rahwa Ghirmatzion
What’s a great way to lift up an impoverished population within a struggling city where utility bills can cost twice as much as rent itself? Local,...

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  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 29:20
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Caption: Erika Angle
Perhaps it’s cold comfort but it turns out that we human beings are not the only species on earth hell-bent on destroying our own habitat. We share...

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  • Added: Apr 18, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Rick Hasen
When we last covered the Supreme Court it was after Justice Antonin Scalia passed away in February 2016. At that time many of us naively assumed th...

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  • Added: Apr 04, 2017
  • Length: 29:20
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Caption: Kaz Makabe
In 2011, in the wake of the devastating nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi reactor, thousands of Japanese people relocated, the world held i...

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  • Added: Mar 28, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Did you know that a metric ton of electronic waste can contain 8 to 16 ounces of gold? Whether we like it or not, precious metals show up in more t...

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  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Rosemarie and William Alley
With drought-stricken California enjoying its wettest winter in decades, it can be easy to forget that water scarcity is among the globe's most dea...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2017
  • Length: 29:20
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Caption: Kelly Sorenson
On his first day on the job, newly appointed Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, rode to work on a horse. This was obviously a rugged, outdoor e...

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  • Added: Mar 07, 2017
  • Length: 29:30
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Caption: Kirk Lombard
As more of us are becoming aware of the dark side of the seafood industry, the locavore revolution has been moving full throttle into seafood. This...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Philip Gregory
What do a 13 year old in Louisiana, a 14 year old in Oregon and a 16 year old in Hawaii all have in common besides possibly the number of hours a d...

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  • Added: Feb 22, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Larry Nielsen
There’s no denying that the current moment is grim, for the environment, civil rights, and plain old human decency. But I once heard a wise man say...

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  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Caption: Sammy Roth
What do you think of when you hear the word, "billionaires?" Ruthless capitalists? Decadent narcissists? Evil cheese-puffs? What about renewable po...

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Dave Zirin
It has been a nightmarish week. The new president has kicked off his reign with a series of illegal and immoral executive orders and a set of prepo...

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  • Added: Jan 31, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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When liberal politicians suggest we look for policy-making inspiration from social democracies in Europe, the automatic reaction from some corners ...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Mark Tulay
This week on Sea Change Radio, we get an update on the sustainable and responsible investment community from Mark Tulay, the Director of the Strate...

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  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
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Caption: Rebecca Leber
When someone sues an organization repeatedly and then gets put in charge of that agency it’s a pretty classic example of the fox guarding the henho...

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 3