Here are some of my favorite thought-provoking resources that have helped expand my horizons, shape my worldview, and provide inspiration.
Larry Fink’s 2020 Letter to CEO’s: A Fundamental Reshaping of Finance. Source: BlackRock
Scientific Consensus: Earth’s Climate is Warming. Source: Nasa Global Climate Change
Corporate Sustainability at a Crossroads. Source: MITSloan Management Review & The Boston Consulting Group
Yale Climate Change Communication: Scientific studies on public opinion and behavior related to climate change.
Our World in Data: Scientific online publication that focuses on large global problems such as poverty, disease, hunger, climate change, war, existential risks, and inequality.
Gapminder.org: Produces free teaching resources making the world understandable based on reliable statistics.
Natural Capitalism by Paul Hawken, Hunter Lovins, and Amory Lovins
A Short History of Progress by Ronald Wright
Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond
Confessions of a Radical Industrialist by Ray C. Anderson
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
The Energy Gang by GreenTech Media: A weekly digest on energy, cleantech and the environment.
99% Invisible with Roman Mars: A focus on the thought that goes into the things we don’t think about — the unnoticed architecture and design that shape our world.
How to Save a Planet by Gimlet Media. A podcast that asks the big questions: what do we need to do to solve the climate crisis, and how do we get it done?
Ologies with Alie Ward: A comedic Science podcast interviewing experts in any field you can imagine.
The Interchange by GreenTech Media: A weekly podcast on the global energy transformation
The Anthropocene Reviewed: John Green reviews facets of the human-centered planet on a five-star scale.
The Feelanthrope Podcast: Conversations exploring personal journeys to advocacy & action through learning and leadership.
The Pacific Terrace Hotel Beach Webcam: Keeping tabs on the neighborhood wave conditions. A reminder to always be up for an adventure.