Podcasts

environmental podcastTune into one or more podcasts to get enlightened on a wide range of environmental topics…

America Adapts
Focuses on how to adapt to climate change.

Behind the Schemes
Does a great job covering issues related to wildlife trafficking.

Broken Ground
The Southern Environmental Law Center’s podcast explores environmental issues in the South (Alabama, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia).

Climate Cast
Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) News meteorologist Paul Huttner offers the latest research on Earth’s changing climate.

The ClimateChangers
Host Paul Gehres chats with climate and sustainability experts from the UK, Europe, and the rest of the globe.

Conservation Connection
Join the Last Chance Endeavors team as they interview today’s leading wildlife scientists and conservationists about their most recent discoveries. Listen in to hear the ongoing story of the scientific studies being conducted to protect our planet’s future.

Costing the Earth
BBC Radio’s program looks at how humans affect the environment and how the environment reacts, questions accepted truths, challenges those in charge and reports on progress towards improving the world.

Drilled
Courtroom drama, secret documents, psychological warfare, whistleblowers, media manipulation, this is a story that has it all. Join SEJ member Amy Westervelt and team as they uncover the mechanics of the longest-running and most elaborate propaganda campaign of the century — the creation and spread of climate denial — and why it’s been so effective.

Green Divas Radio Show
A one-hour radio show featuring interviews with high-profile celebrities and leaders in the green living movement (including Green Dudes).

The Energy Gang
Greentech Media’s podcast covers renewables/clean tech.

Generation Anthropocene
A science podcast featuring stories and conversations about planetary change.

The Impact Report
Presented by Bard College’s Sustainability MBA program, podcast shares “stories from the front lines of business and sustainability innovation.”

Living on Earth
PRI, hosted by Steve Curwood.

Living Planet
Deutsche Welle combines elements of a televised news magazine with a podcast on their website.

Mongabay Newscast
Mongabay is a non-profit provider of conservation and environmental science news. The podcast can be found here as well as on Stitcher, TuneIn, iTunes, Google Play and other places you get audio.

NPR’s Environment Podcast
Breaking news on the environment, climate change, pollution and endangered species.

Panda Pod
World Wildlife Fund’s monthly podcast series.

Plastisphere
This podcast on plastic, people and the planet is an independent project by German journalist Anja Krieger.

Podship Earth
Hosted by Jared Blumenfeld, former West Coast administrator of the EPA, this award-winning podcast explores different aspects of sustainability/environmental change and social impact each week.

Poetry & Planet
Monthly podcast featuring the best contemporary poetry about this marvelous ecosphere we are all part of — and the threats it faces.

Pulse of the Planet
Two-minute science vignettes with Jim Metzner.

Reversing Climate Change
This weekly podcast takes an in-depth look at people, organizations and concepts coming together to go beyond carbon reduction to make CO2 removal from Earth’s atmosphere a reality. No time for deep looks? Carbon Removal Newsroom is a shorter version from the Nori CO2 carbon removal marketplace, discussing current developments in getting excess carbon out of the atmosphere.

Scientific American’s Podcasts
“Sixty-second science” on a variety of topics.

Sea Change Radio
Host Alex Wise interviews a wide range of guests on the shift to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.

Sustainable Business
From theguardian.com’s Professional Networks, weekly podcast provides ideas and insights for progressive business leaders.

Sustainababble
Weekly podcast explains the most complex environmental issues in simple terms, using a comedic tone.

The Sustainability Agenda
Explores today’s biggest sustainability questions, with leading sustainability thinkers offering their views on the biggest sustainability challenges.

Sustainability Defined
Weekly podcast that defines sustainability, one topic (and one bad joke) at a time.

Terrestrial
Ashley Ahearn hosts a national podcast produced out of KUOW in Seattle, exploring the choices we make in a world we have changed.

Think Sustainability
Australian podcast on sustainability covers hot topics such as algae, veganism, drones, and e-waste.

Threshold
Threshold uses the “story” tool to explore environmental change. “We take our listeners on journeys, where they can learn without feeling preached to, empathize with people they didn’t expect to like, and imagine things they didn’t think were possible.” Season Two is all about the Arctic.

TILclimate (Today I Learned: Climate)
MIT experts explain climate change science, technology and policy topics in short 10-minute episodes.

Trump on Earth
Produced by The Allegheny Front, an environmental reporting project based in Pittsburgh, this podcast explores the environment in the Trump era. Each episode sorts through how changes to environmental policy affect people around the world — with deep analysis, clear information and real talk from the critics, scientists and thinkers who know the issues.

The Undark Podcast
Undark’s monthly audio exploration of science and society.

Undercurrent
From the The Narwhal, this six-part investigative podcast is about Bear 148, a female grizzly bear who ended up dying 450 km from her home range, spurring major public outcry.

Warm Regards
Climate conversations between Eric Holthaus, reporter Andrew Revkin and Jacquelyn Gill, a paleoecologist.

Yale Climate Connections
An online news service providing daily radio broadcasts and original online reporting, commentary and analysis on the issue of climate change. An initiative of the Yale Center for Environmental Communication.


Thanks to Cindy MacDonald of SEJ and Isabelle Daellenbach of TBD for links and annotations.