"Lester Brown has produced another 'planetary survey' book that tells us how to get off the wrecking train we are on by courtesy of a dozen environmental assaults such as climate change. The better news (and there’s plenty) is that turning problems into opportunities generally puts money into our pockets." —Norman Myers, 21st Century School, University of Oxford on World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse
Professor John Wiseman of the University of Melbourne and co-founder of Post Carbon Pathways recently interviewed Lester about his views on the twin challenges of climate change and global population stabilization. Lester points to some hopeful signs and positive trends in the U.S., including declining automobile sales and improving fuel efficiency. Download the full transcript here.