Climate

The Takeaway

We Almost Fixed Climate Change. Why Couldn’t We?

2018 has been a hot, wet, fiery summer around the world. From record temperatures in China, to wildfires across the western United States, Sweden and Greece, and devastating floods in India and Japan. Today, we take a look back at the decade between 1979 and 1989 that was the key window for the U.S. to address climate change; a discussion on how the fight is playing out over blueprints for 3-D printed guns; we continue our look at AIDS with a closer inspection of the epidemic among black gay, bisexual and trans individuals; and we end with our look at the intersection between race, place and health.

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The Takeaway

Can Paris Save the Planet?

November 27, 2015: On Monday, a group of activists, scientists, and representatives from some 195 countries around the globe will gather in Paris for a landmark meeting on the environment called COP21. In a special hour-long broadcast, The Takeaway attempts to answer this question: Can the Paris climate summit save the planet?

The Takeaway

The Black Panthers, The Brilliance of Oliver Sacks, Arctic Uncertainty

August 31, 2015: 1. The Uncertain Future of the Alaskan Arctic | 2. Remembering The Brilliance of Oliver Sacks | 3. Violence and Revolution: The True Story of the Black Panthers