America Adapts - The Climate Change Podcast

By Doug Parsons

A changing climate presents humanity with only one option: adapt. Each week, host Doug Parsons talks with scientists, activists, policymakers, and journalists to discuss the tough questions facing the world as we confront humanity's greatest challenge. Question your assumptions, refresh your perspective, and become part of the movement that will determine our planet's future.

  1. 1.
    Nantucket Island’s Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge: A Brief Ecological and Cultural History and How it’s Adapting to Climate Change – Episode 1
    1:17:51
  2. 2.
    Extreme Heat in the News, Naming Heat Waves, Thermal Equity and more with Dr. Ladd Keith
    49:54
  3. 3.
    Hello, Miami! Fundamentals of Local Climate Adaptation Reporting with Alex Harris of the Miami Herald
    1:03:02
  4. 4.
    Transformative Climate Adaptation in the United States: Trends and Prospects with Dr. Susanne Moser and Dr. Linda Shi
    1:15:52
  5. 5.
    2021 Spring Adaptation Book Episode – All Things Sea Level Rise
    39:56
  6. 6.
    Rising Tides – A National Geographic Explorer’s Adaptation Journey with Dr. Victoria Herrmann
    1:11:58
  7. 7.
    Adaptation U. – Mastering Climate Adaptation in Higher Education
    49:34
  8. 8.
    California Adapts to Climate Change Part 3: The Adaptation Scorecard (Re-release)
    41:39
  1. 9.
    California Adapts to Climate Change part 2: Fire, Drought, Flood, Temperature and Sea level rise (Re-release)
    1:05:50
  2. 10.
    California Adapts to Climate Change Part 1: Environmental History (Re-release)
    47:59
  3. 11.
    Hazard Mitigation meets Climate Adaptation – with Dr. Andrew Rumbach
    1:06:26
  4. 12.
    The Perils of the Securitization of Climate Change with Sherri Goodman
    46:56
  5. 13.
    Assessing the Biden Climate Adaptation agenda with Dr. Jesse Keenan
    1:07:43
  6. 14.
    Hollywood Adapts to Climate Change – The Podcast!
    1:16:52
  7. 15.
    8 Climate Adaptation Recommendations for the Biden Administration with Dr. Carolyn Kousky of The Wharton School
    1:06:58
  8. 16.
    The 2020 Climate Year in Review Episode
    1:09:20
  9. 17.
    Fundamentals of National Security and Climate Change with Commander Andrea Cameron of the U.S. Naval War College
    56:49
  10. 18.
    Amy Westervelt and the Art, Science and Drama of Climate Podcasting
    1:07:58
  11. 19.
    Barrier Beaches adapt to Climate Change at Norton Point Beach, Martha’s Vineyard: Part 3 of a 3-part series with the Trustees of Reservations
    1:04:27
  12. 20.
    The Evolving Nature of Climate Fiction with Dr. Amy Brady
    45:05
  13. 21.
    K-12 Climate Action: The Role of Schools for Climate Awareness with Laura Schifter
    56:52
  14. 22.
    Inside Out: The Grief, Trauma and Anxiety of Climate Change (and what you can do) with Dr. Renee Lertzman
    1:09:02
  15. 23.
    Publicly Accessible Shorelines: Adapting to Climate Change at Crane Beach, Massachusetts: Part 2 of a 3-part series with the Trustees of Reservations
    56:54
  16. 24.
    Former U.S. Senator Russ Feingold: Climate Change/Biodiversity and the Campaign for Nature (and some politics too)
    39:29
  17. 25.
    The Moral Case for Climate Reparations + Climate Justice with Maxine Burkett
    55:21
  18. 26.
    Coastal Banks: Adapting to Climate Change at Wasque Beach on Martha’s Vineyard: Part 1 of a 3-part series with the Trustees of Reservations
    55:16
  19. 27.
    The Biggest Short: Climate Change meets the 30-Year Home Mortgage with Dr. Jesse Keenan
    33:56
  20. 28.
    Adapting Conservation to Climate Change at WWF – Re-Release
    1:21:13
  21. 29.
    Tom Steyer on America Adapts! Climate Change and Presidential politics, Covid-19 and next steps for the climate movement!
    47:10
  22. 30.
    Talking Climate Adaptation with The Walton Family Foundation’s Environment Program with Dr. Moira McDonald
    50:40
  23. 31.
    Dr. Michael Mann: The Climate Knight Rises – Australia Bushfires + Covid19 + Climate Denialism + Michael Moore’s new Anti-Environment movie and much more!
    51:25
  24. 32.
    Racially just Adaptation + Urban Planning and Climate Inequities + Fate of 100 Resilient Cities and much more with Dr. Linda Shi
    1:01:35
  25. 33.
    Adapting to Climate Change during a Pandemic + Bonus - Early Adaptation Legislation in the 1970s
    44:33
  26. 34.
    Christiana Figueres: The Future We Choose, Coronavirus and Climate Change, the state of the Paris Climate Accords, adaptation and much more!
    52:03
  27. 35.
    Impacts of Rising Heat on Labor Markets and Public Education with Dr. Jisung Park of UCLA
    1:05:18
  28. 36.
    Once in a Generation Adaptation Investment with Refocus’ Shalini Vajjhala + Hoboken adapts to Climate Change!
    1:09:02
  29. 37.
    Women + LGBTQ + People of Color Adapt to Climate Change – Rewind
    1:15:15
  30. 38.
    The Federal Reserve Bank, Community Development and Climate Adaptation + The Climate Intelligence Arms Race with Jesse Keenan
    51:38
  31. 39.
    Fundamentals of Extreme Heat and Climate Change with Dr. Ladd Keith of University of Arizona
    1:00:02
  32. 40.
    2019 Climate Year in Review with Anita Van Breda, Emily Wasley and Dr. Meredith Wiggins!
    1:13:53
  33. 41.
    Building a Resilient Tomorrow with Judge Alice Hill
    56:58
  34. 42.
    Evaluating the 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates’ Climate Disaster and Adaptation Policies
    32:02
  35. 43.
    Everything you wanted to know about Managed Retreat (but were afraid to ask) with Dr. AR Siders
    1:23:01
  36. 44.
    Flood, Rebuild, Repeat - A podcast with NRDC’s Rob Moore
    59:33
  37. 45.
    You Can’t Handle the Truth: Rising Sea Levels and the Law (Re-release)
    1:23:22
  38. 46.
    Deconstructing a Climate Skeptic (Re-release): The Marc Morano Podcast
    1:11:07
  39. 47.
    The Once and Future Republican Party – Conservatism and Climate Change
    1:49:58
  40. 48.
    Summer Sizzle: Citizens Climate Radio podcast + The Adapters Speak!
    53:42
  41. 49.
    Resilient New York: Urban Forestry, Shared Stewardship and Climate Adaptation
    2:24:25
  42. 50.
    Risky Business: Adapting Insurance Markets to Wildfire and Flood Risk with Dr. Carolyn Kousky
    1:08:08

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