Terrestrial Terrestrial explores the choices we make in a world we have changed. Host Ashley Ahearn travels the country — from ranches in Oregon to churches in Colorado — to bring listeners stories about people making personal choices in the face of environmental change.
Terrestrial

Terrestrial

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Terrestrial explores the choices we make in a world we have changed. Host Ashley Ahearn travels the country — from ranches in Oregon to churches in Colorado — to bring listeners stories about people making personal choices in the face of environmental change.More from Terrestrial »

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How is pollution connected to race and inequality? | terrestrial

The Trump administration has proposed cutting the EPA's budget by 30 percent. What does that mean for polluted communities in the U.S.?

Would you trust the feds to make decisions about your land? | terrestrial

Why would a fourth-generation rancher who doesn't put much trust in the government choose to work with federal agencies to restore salmon runs on her property?

Would you trust the feds to make decisions about your land? | terrestrial

Protest is broken, he said. Now he dreams of revolution in Oregon

It's a radical idea — that protest as we know it is broken. And a lot of people disagreed with Micah White when he first started talking about it, but he believes it's time for activists to try something else.

Would you have kids, given climate change? | terrestrial

Should we have kids, given where the planet is headed?

Would you compost your body? | terrestrial

I was about 12 years old when my great aunt Gilda died. She was this tiny Italian-American lady: 5-foot-nothing, black hair, sparkly mischievous eyes. She had an open-casket Catholic funeral, which is how it's always been done on that side of my family, but it was the first one I was old enough to remember. I walked up to the edge of the casket with my brother and looked in.

You probably have eco anxiety. You just don't know it | terrestrial

When I first heard the term eco-anxiety — a chronic fear of environmental doom — I brushed it off. It seemed like something for people who sit on yoga mats and worry about how the world is going to end because we're not recycling enough.

Preview: Terrestrial

A new podcast from KUOW explores the choices we make in a world we have changed. Host Ashley Ahearn travels the country — from ranches in Oregon to churches in Colorado — to bring listeners stories about people making choices in the face of environmental change. Debuts May 2, 2017.

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