Published on Apr 11, 2014
http://www.democracynow.org – A new Showtime television show featuring Hollywood actors and award-winning journalists brings the issue of climate change alive with the full drama and suspense of a blockbuster movie. In the series, “Years of Living Dangerously,” Harrison Ford travels to Indonesia to investigate the palm oil industry and Arnold Schwarzenegger joins an elite team of wild-land firefighters. Hollywood luminaries such as Matt Damon, James Cameron and Jerry Weintraub have paired up with top reporters and leading climate scientists such as Drs. Heidi Cullen, Joe Romm and James Hansen to tell the true stories of people affected by climate change.
We speak to Joe Romm, chief science advisor to “Years of Living Dangerously” and founding editor of Climate Progress.