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Nov 29, 2019

Tony McQuail is a prominent organic farmer in Ontario. He and Metta discuss how to feed the future human population of 11 billion by agricultural methods that include "cocktail crops," farming without plowing, and the herding of livestock with electric fences. And yes, such practices also protect wildlife, reduce...

Nov 24, 2019

Trisha Pritikin probably began being exposed to radiation while in utero. She began feeling sick as a teenager and is still partly incapacitated. But she's a lawyer and when the government finally revealed the cause of her illness she became a plaintiff — along with thousands of other downwinders. Now she chairs...

Nov 16, 2019

David Price models ecological systems for the Canadian government--mostly forests. He and Robin Collins discuss with Metta where to plant a trillion new trees. They agree it's best to pay to have them planted in tropical areas, not in the Arctic. But David doubts the value of woolly mammoths in Siberia.

Nov 12, 2019

Michel Duguay, an engineering professor at Laval University, reassures Metta that there’s nothing to worry about when it comes to electric grids. He does worry about the use of coal energy and about the record of mass killings, but he hopes genomics will solve warfare.                 Nov....