Feeling the heat? Got questions to ask about climate change? You’re not alone. Dr Karl Kruszelnicki and Tim Flannery have investigated this vexing subject as thoroughly as anyone. They join Nick Rowley for an enlightening discussion that answers many of your questions and poses a few more. From melting ice caps to the effect of rising sea levels on our coastlines, our response to these problems will matter – and sooner than we thought, it seems.
Supported by Bupa Health Foundation.
Tim Flannery (Australian)
Tim Flannery is a paleontologist, explorer and conservationist. He is a leading writer on climate change and the 2007 Australian of the Year. His books include the award-winning international bestseller The Weather Makers, The Future Eaters, Here on Earth and Atmosphere of Hope. He is currently chief councillor of the Climate Council. Tim’s most recent book is The Climate Cure: Solving the Climate Emergency in the Era of COVID-19.
Dr. Karl Kruszelnicki (Australian)
Karl Kruszelnicki AM – more or less universally referred to as “Dr Karl” – is an Australian science communicator and populariser, who is known as an author and as a frequent science commentator on Australian radio and television. He is also the Julius Sumner Miller Fellow in the Science Foundation for Physics at the School of Physics, University of Sydney. He is the author of dozens of books, most recently Dr Karl’s Little Book of Climate Change Science and Dr Karl’s Surfing Safari Through Science.