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Media Type: Video
Date of Publication: January 5
Year of Publication: 2021
Publication City: Dallas, TX
Author(s): Philip Cafaro
The Population Factor is a series that dives into key conversations examining the connection between our planet’s growing population and an array of related issues. Moderated by philosopher and activist Phil Cafaro, each episode includes a highlight of the week’s environmental news, along with special guests on every show discussing viewpoints from a variety of different perspectives.
Expect to be educated on a range of topics that touch on everything from climate change and wildlife preservation all the way to immigration policy and consumption patterns. All with the goal of promoting more awareness, encouraging further research and sparking continued discussion on the impact of population growth in the world today.
Encore! Originally aired November 17
Duration: 45 min
Description: Climate change is the leading environmental challenge facing humanity today. How do human numbers impact climate change and what role can curbing population growth play in meeting this challenge?
Moderator(s): Phil Cafaro, Colorado State University
Guest(s): Dr. Jane O’Sullivan, Honorary Research Fellow, University of Queensland
Kathleen Mogelgaard, Senior Fellow, Population Institute
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