The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the Northern Front of Climate Change

August 16, 2004

Climate change is not merely a theory in the far North. It has already dramatically changed the daily lives of the native people living off the land and sea in the Arctic. Today on Focus, we're joined by journalist and author Charles Wohlforth to discuss how these high-latitude regions struggle to support its inhabitants, from natives relying on traditional knowledge to survive to scientists keen on decoding the patterns of climate change.

Guest: Charles Wohlforth (journalist; author of The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the Northern Front of Climate Change)