Episode 73 – Burning Questions

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This week we’re having some fun with a trivia episode! Test your climate story knowledge (and your World Is Burning fan level). Topics include an unexpected TIME Person of the Year, favorite gorillas, and reminiscing on the worst year in human history.

Episodes mentioned:

No cheating! For after you listen 🙂

Episode 2 – Jane & Dian – Baby’s First Environmental Hero
Episode 3 – Amazon Good Amazon Bad
Episode 13 – Water – Rob Bilott and Erin Brockovich
Episode 16 – Air – SpaceX’s Starlink Internet and Flight Shame
Episode 28 – Lawn Culture and Mushroom Scams
Episode 37 – Bird Lady and Lady Bird
Episode 44 – Cheaty Cheaty Bang Bang and Cars 2
Episode 53 – The Worst Year in Human History and the Tumbleweed Debacle
Episode 59 – Is Bitcoin Just Beanie Babies for Men?
Down The Rabbit Hole Minisode 6: Petro-Masculinity

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Ep. 74 – Burning Questions Part II World Is Burning

Can you believe we've gone 2 1/2 years without creating our very own game show about us? Neither can we! Test your climate knowledge alongside us as we ask ourselves the burning questions: Where are tumbleweeds from? What are our favorite climate activists' favorite insects? and How do you do fractions again? Subscribe/follow/press the button to keep up with new episodes every Wednesday! You can also follow us @worldisburnin on Instagram and Twitter or @worldisburning on TikTok, and check out our website worldisburning.com for extended show notes including sources and photos. World Is Burning is hosted by Olivia Hamilton and Elise Nye. Our theme music is by Kaycie Satterfield, and our logo was made by Sonja Katanic. — Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/worldisburning/message
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