Our Increasingly ‘Unnatural World’ with Environmental Journalist David Biello

In the latest episode of the InsideNATURE podcast, we speak with David Biello, environmental journalist and author of the book “The Unnatural World: The Race to Remake Civilization in Earth’s Newest Age”. The book details the many ways human activity has altered our planet, often for the worse, and examines efforts to rollback those alterations, or at least lessen their impact.

Read an excerpt from David’s book here:
www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/blog/co…er-extinct-species/

Click here to see the photos discussed in the podcast, which demonstrate the concept of ‘shifting baselines’:
http://www.npr.org/sections/krulwich/2014/02/05/257046530/big-fish-stories-getting-littler