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Unpacking The Science, Forecasting The Ethics

Season 5 | Episode 2

What if you had to flee your home because it was swallowed by the sea? According to the Climate and Migration Coalition, In 2015, 24 million people were forced to vacate their homes in face of environmental problems like rising sea levels or catastrophic storms. Today, researchers Walter Sharon and Quincy Stiles discuss the topic of climate change refugees with Professor Willis Jenkins. Tune in for a discussion on human rights, climate change, and the way that people process such a complicated problem.

Host: Balthazar Merrin 
Researcher: Walter Sharon and Quincy Stiles
Guest: Professor Willis Jenkins
Producer: Andy Carluccio

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