Earth Day 2020

A Q&A with Elizabeth Kolbert


Join us in commemorating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day! While the COVID-19 crisis is unfolding on the world stage, climate change is just as pressing as it ever was. Elizabeth Kolbert, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Sixth Extinction, has traveled from Alaska to Greenland, visiting top scientists to get to the heart of our current situation.

To watch Kolbert’s Q&A with Seattle-based journalist Sam Howe Verhovek, simply click the video above. To access the highest video quality possible, please  hit play, and go to “Settings -> Quality” in the lower right-hand corner of the video and select 1080 HD. Otherwise, your stream may appear fuzzy.

Please share this Q&A with family and friends! If you’re on social media, use #SALKolbert so we can see how you “SAL at home.”

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