Book Discussion on The Sixth Extinction

Elizabeth Kolbert talked about her book, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, in which she argues that we are currently undergoing a… read more

Elizabeth Kolbert talked about her book, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, in which she argues that we are currently undergoing a sixth mass extinction (five others have occurred over the past 500 million years). She said that it is likely that this one, the result of human action, will be the most devastating. Ms. Kolbert spoke at the Seattle Town Hall. close

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Book Discussion on The Sixth Extinction

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Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Mar 8, 2014
Last Aired:
Apr 16, 2014

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  • Mar 08, 2014 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 09, 2014 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 16, 2014 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 24, 2014 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Apr 16, 2014 | 12:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 2014 | 4:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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