Is The Business Cycle Out of Business?
Think Tank examines the longest economic expansion in U.S. history. This February marks our economy’s 107th consecutive month of growth, ...
Do We Need a National Missile Defense?
Think Tank weighs the pros and cons of implementing a national missile defense. In the almost two decades since Ronald ...
||What On Earth Is Going On? main page
What On Earth Is Going On?
Think Tank with Ben Wattenberg examines the condition of our planet at the beginning of the new millennium. How concerned should we be about pollution, climate change, and population growth? Two think tanks, the Worldwatch Institute and the Competitive Enterprise Institute, have published books that attempt to answer that question. Are they describing the same planet?
Read the full transcript
President at the Worldwatch Institute and co-author of the annual “State of the World”
science correspondent for ‘Reason Magazine’, adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute, and author of ‘Liberation Biology: The Scientific and Moral Case for the Biotech Revolution.’
Originally Aired: 3/23/2000
Be sure to also check out:
Here are some previous Think Tank programs that may be of interest.
How Should Humanity Prosper?
Edward O. Wilson and The Future of Life
The Future of Energy
Send us your thoughts
Think Tank is made possible by generous support from the Smith Richardson Foundation, the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Foundation, the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, the John M. Olin Foundation, the Donner Canadian Foundation, the Dodge Jones Foundation, and Pfizer, Inc.
Think Tank. All rights reserved.
Web development by Bean Creative.