Posts Tagged ‘ lecture ’

Podcast of Prof. Folke’s lecture

My talk is going to concentrate a lot on what we call ‘reconnecting to the biosphere’. How can we reconnect our own actions and activities to start collaborating with the planet to enhance the likelihood of a good life for people on Earth?

Podcast of Prof. Willis’ lecture

I’m sure every single speaker who talks on resilience over the next six weeks will give you a slightly different definition, and I think in some ways that is one of the problems that we have to address: the whole question of what do we mean by resilience?

Podcast of Prof. Chapin’s lecture

We need to think about the relationship between science and society much more in terms of dialogue rather than as conveying of information. I think, at least speaking for ecologists, we tend to view the issue as one of information deficit rather than as an issue of public engagement and so I think we need to redefine the way we think about communication between science and society.