NASA’s Chief Climate Scientist, Jim Hansen,
turned down more than 100 requests for interviews this week in the wake
of a front page New York Times article about administration efforts to
curb his candor in speaking publicly about imminent dangers of global
warming. He chose EcoTalk to share thoughts on what’s behind
attempts to muzzle him and why we must take action now.
Listen (part 1 = 9 min)
Listen (part 2 = 3 min)

ALL music on EcoTalk #82 is from M.U.S.E. Musicians United to
Sustain the Environment
, a nonprofit organization using the creativity
of music to make a pragmatic environmental impact.