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Future Ecologies

Future Ecologies

Broadcasting from the Pacific Northwest, Future Ecologies is an ongoing series of stories about the land around us. We examine the ecological processes that define planet earth: how they affect us, how we’ve affected them, and how we can harness them...Show More

53:36 | Aug 16th, 2018

During the devastating September 9, 2017 earthquake off the coast of southern Mexico, residents of Mexico City and Quetzaltenango, Guatemala witnessed mysterious bursts of light in the sky. These lights, however, were not UFOs, exploding transformers...Show More

1:04:12 | Sep 11th

Another year, another fire season. We’ve already had a lot to say about wildfire, forest science, traditional ecological knowledge, and prescribed burning, but we’re not done yet! In this episode, we tour the Province of BC (and dip down into Washing...Show More
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1:05:35 | Aug 7th

Lichens: ecosystems unto themselves. They’re diverse, apparently ubiquitous, and foundational to life on terrestrial earth. But this episode isn’t really about lichen. It’s about an endangered species that relies on a lichen diet – a diet that is dis...Show More

01:37 | Jul 10th

Heads up: Future Ecologies will be back in your feed soon! We’re sorry you had to wait so long. Music by PORTBOU

1:16:00 | Mar 6th

We've unlocked our 11-episode Patreon series – Dr. Lisa-ann Gershwin, and occasionally the two of us, dive deep into jellyfish species and phyla. Find stories and science on: - Aurelia labiata (the moon jelly) - Turritopsis dohrnii (the immortal jell...Show More
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