End of the Oil Age debate on BBC2's Newsnight


22 Dec 2005 |
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The UK's BBC2 Newsnight covers the onset of peak oil and the effects of global warming. Jeremy Paxman moderates a debate with experts including James Howard Kunstler and Sonia Shah. Guests include:

  • James Howard Kunstler, author of The Long Emergency
  • Sonia Shah, author of Crude: A History of Oil
  • Richard D. North of the Institute of Economic Affairs in London
  • Tom Burke of Imperial College London
  • Prof. Paul Ormerod, author of Why Most Things Fail
  • Prof. Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, author of Ideas that Changed the World

View the Windows Media Video here.

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