Tag: music

From the archive: ‘A reckoning for our species’: the philosopher prophet of the Anthropocene – podcast

We are raiding the Audio Long Reads archives and bringing you some classic pieces from years past, with new introductions from the authors. This week: Timothy Morton wants humanity to give up some of its core beliefs, from the fantasy that we can control the planet to the notion that we are ‘above’ other beings. […]

‘Why should I try to have a future?’ The Weather Diaries, Lupa J and a she-wolf’s lament

Kathy Drayton set out to make a documentary about the plight of Australian flying foxes. She ended up making one about her daughter instead There had been previous obsessions; with eagles, with kangaroos. But when Imogen Jones first saw Princess Mononoke, a 1997 Japanese anime film that was made about the same time she was […]

Coldplay: one vital step for sorting out their carbon footprint | Rebecca Nicholson

Chris Martin says they’re not going to tour their new album until they find a sustainable way to do it Coldplay fans are bereft at the prospect of being unable to see the band’s new double album Everyday Life performed out in the wild, after Chris Martin told the BBC that they would not be […]

Jill Sobule: A happy song about global warming

A happy song about global warming, from Jill Sobule. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes — including speakers such as Jill Bolte Taylor, Sir Ken Robinson, […]

A song on Global Warming (with Music Video)

here are the lyrics.. People living in the free world Place your hands out and just feel the cold However we try to just deny it The world aint ever gonna hide it We cant deny the feeling We just cant sit back and start smiling The world aint ever going to be the same […]