A molecular-biologist-turned-Buddhist-monk says altruism is the answer to many of the world's most pressing challenges. Can concern for others help solve wealth inequality, climate change and world hunger?
Global climate change is a near-certainty and will only get worse, according to the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. A panel talks about the latest consensus findings from scientists who specialize in climate studies, and what consequences they predict for Earth’s inhabitants.
- Dr. Gerry Stokes director of the Joint Global Change Institute of Pacific Northwest Laboratories and the University of Maryland
- Dr. James McCarthy professor, oceanographer, and director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University
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