National Public Radio has some of the best and current environmental education available through their free programs and podcasts. A long respected source, NPR covers a variety of environmental topics, and is a great place to hear the voices and names of those involved in contemplating and addressing the current state of our planet.
Another excellent NPR podcast (where environmental and ecological issues are oft discussed) is Science Friday, hosted by Ira Flatow. Flatow is a longtime science journalist and educator and interviews a broad swath of experts advancing science today.
Here are several remarkable features:
- Scientist Watches Glacier Melt Beneath His Feet
- Carbon Emission Giants
- Interactive Global Climate Journey
- Lighting up Leaves