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Radio EcoshockEcology Radio Show. Latest science, authors, issues & news - from climate change, oceans, Nature, forests, pollution, peak oil, the economy, and peace.

Hosted by Alex Smith,  Radio Ecoshock Show is at the cutting edge with top scientists, authors and activists.

The #1 green global radio program.

About Alex Smith

In its eleventh year on the air as of 2017. Previously a researcher for a global environment group, print journalist, homesteader, world-traveler, and private investigator.

Broadcast by kind permission of Alex Smith & Ecoshock

Ecoshock Show Archive:

Radio Ecoshock: The Climate Hammer: Rising Seas #3

Thursday 15th August 2019

The ocean will flow relentlessly inland on almost every coastline in the world. In this special Rising Seas #3, American oceanographer John Englander, author of“High Tide on Main Street” explains the great march inland of rising seas. Scientist Eelco Rohling says a …

Radio Ecoshock: Rising Seas #2: Rolling Over Us

Wednesday 7th August 2019

Sea level will go up all during your lifetime, and long, long after. The effects will be profound. In this show, the grand old man of coastal science Dr. Orrin Pilkey warns: start withdrawing from the coast-line now, or wait for the coming …

Radio Ecoshock: The Climate Hammer: Rising Seas #1

Thursday 1st August 2019

Rising seas: that is the climate hammer that will hit us hard and soon. Our guests are Professor and author Peter Ward on“Flooded Earth”; scientist J. Court Stevenson talks flood defenses for world cities, along with author Mike Tidwell, who predicted the …

Radio Ecoshock: EXTREME HEAT #3 Who, What, Why

Thursday 25th July 2019

As warming ramps up, billions are suffering through extreme heat. Learn who, what, and why through our three scientists: from Hawaii, Camilo Mora, author of“27 Ways a Heat Wave Can Kill You”; from Australia Mat Santamouris on extreme urban hotspots and how …

Radio Ecoshock: Extreme Heat #2: How It Kills

Wednesday 17th July 2019

Earth is heating faster than expected. Deadly heat in India, unheard-of heat in France and Alaska. The Arctic is thawing out. People have died and many more will be killed by heat in the future. But how does heat kill? and who? Three …

Radio Ecoshock: Extreme Heat #1

Thursday 11th July 2019

As Alaska bakes, the East sizzles, and Europe smashes records, here comes the first in a new compilation of Radio Ecoshock interviews on heat– how it kills, how it affects us all. Interview with Vladimir Tchuprov in Moscow during 2010 heat wave: …

Radio Ecoshock: The Big Picture, Like It Or Not (Repeat)

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Global environmental news with Alex Smith. In these“best of” Radio Ecoshock interviews, Dr. Tim Garrett says civilization must collapse to avert devastating climate change. We are living in a“heat engine” Garrett says. It must stop if we are to survive– …

Radio Ecoshock: Climate Change Has Come

Wednesday 26th June 2019

This is it. Ice melt in the Himalayas has doubled just since the year 2000. We get the latest from Dr. Summer Rupper. While Europe swelters in unnatural heat, in the Arctic Greenland is melting a stunning 80% over previous estimates. It is …

Radio Ecoshock: The End Is in Sight?

Thursday 20th June 2019

Civilization may unravel just 30 years from now, without emergency action to save the climate. From Australia, David Spratt explains. From the UK, Eunice Lo says thousands could die in New York and Los Angeles by 2050– from the heat. Plus the …

Radio Ecoshock: There Is No New Normal!

Wednesday 12th June 2019

When crazy weather goes on and on, we worry“Is this the way it’s going to be now?” Climate scientist Paul Beckwith says there is no new normal. We should expect extremes, swings, and surprises as the world warms. But first meteorologist Richard …