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Conversations: Paul Hawken,"Regeneration: Ending the Climate Crisis in One Generation"

On this edition of Conversations, Paul Hawken talks with host Dan Skinner about “Regeneration: Ending the Climate Crisis in One Generation.” Hawken is an environmentalist, entrepreneur, best-selling author, and activist who has dedicated his life to environmental sustainability and changing the relationship between business and the environment.


Conversations: John Cavanagh, "The Water Defenders: How Ordinary People Saved a Country from Corporate Greed"

On this edition of Conversations, John Cavanagh talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Water Defenders: How Ordinary People Saved a Country from Corporate Greed,” which he co-authored with his wife Robin Broad. They have been involved in the Salvadoran gold mining saga since 2009. John discusses applying the lessons learned.


Conversations: Jeffrey Kluger, "Holdout"

On this edition of Conversations, Jeffrey Kluger talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest novel, “Holdout.” Kluger is a respected space journalist who has written more than 40 cover stories for “Time” magazine. His previous books include the best-selling “Apollo 13,” which became a movie, “Apollo 8,” and two novels for young adults.


Conversations: Marina Psaros, "The Atlas of Disappearing Places: Our Coasts and Oceans in the Climate Crisis"

On this edition of Conversations, Marina Psaros joins host Dan Skinner to talk about “The Atlas of Disappearing Places: Our Coasts and Oceans in the Climate Crisis.” Psaros is a sustainability expert who has led climate action programs across public, private, and nonprofit organizations for over a decade.


Conversations: Jocelyn C. Zuckerman, “Planet Palm: How Palm Oil Ended Up in Everything – And Endangered the World”

On this edition of Conversations, Jocelyn C. Zuckerman talks with host Dan Skinner about “Planet Palm: How Palm Oil Ended Up in Everything – And Endangered the World.” Zuckerman has written for “Fast Company,” “The American Prospect,” “Vogue,” and many other publications. Zuckerman is also the former deputy editor of “Gourmet,” articles editor of “OnEarth,” and executive editor of “Modern Farmer.”


Conversations: Jennie Romer, "Can I Recycle This? - A Guide to Better Recycling and How to Reduce Single-Use Plastics"

On this edition of Conversations, Jennie Romer talks with host Dan Skinner about “Can I Recycle This? – A Guide to Better Recycling and How to Reduce Single-Use Plastics.” Romer is a Legal Associate for the Surfrider Foundation's Plastic Pollution Initiative, and her knowledge is routinely sought by legislators, environmental nonprofits, and businesses across the U.S. She has also helped author plastic bag bans in California and New York. 


Conversations: Ron Gonen, "The Waste-Free World: How the Circular Economy Will Take Less, Make More, and Save the Planet"

On this edition of Conversations, Ron Gonen talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Waste-Free World: How the Circular Economy Will Take Less, Make More, and Save The Planet.” Gonen is the Founder and CEO of Closed Loop Partners, an investment firm and innovation center focused on building the circular economy. Ron was recognized as a 'Champion of the Earth' by the United Nations Environment Program. 


Conversations: Alejandro Frid, "Changing Tides: An Ecologist's Journey to Make Peace with the Anthropocene"

On this edition of Conversations, Alejandro Frid talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest book, Changing Tides: An Ecologist’s Journey to Make Peace with the Anthropocene. Frid is an ecologist for the First Nations of British Columbia’s Central Coast and Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Victoria.


Conversations: Edward Posnett, "Strange Harvests - The Hidden Stories of Seven Natural Objects"

On this edition of Conversations, Edward Posnett talks about Strange Harvests: The Hidden Histories of Seven Natural Objects. After working in finance, Edward Posnett started writing about nature, markets and trade. His fascination with the Icelandic tradition of eiderdown harvesting sparked this book.


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