Into the depths of an erupting volcano
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As we watch the climate shift before our eyes, this weekend we focus on the awesomeness of nature and how it humbles us. Travel writer Mark Stratton brings us to a live erupting volcano in La Palma, where “the lava flows like honey on a plate”. Columnist Nilanjana Roy introduces us to the prescient books that warned us of a climate crisis 50 years ago. Plus, 1970s interior design is back, baby! Subeditor Cherish Rufus defines the aesthetic, and defends its revival.
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Links from the episode:
—Mark Stratton on volcano tourism: https://www-ft-com.ezp-prod1.hul.harvard.edu/content/8c9b8847-2f8d-4a4f-8e07-9abc99b42b1f
—Nilanjana Roy on what 1971 climate writing can teach us today: https://www-ft-com.ezp-prod1.hul.harvard.edu/content/6bca430e-c9b6-4997-ae78-ee6f4f5f24f1
—Cherish Rufus on 1970s design: https://www-ft-com.ezp-prod1.hul.harvard.edu/content/184c7504-2a7a-4a33-b0a4-ed42679f6e54
—The Love Your Mother poster: http://collections.museumca.org/?q=collection-item/2010543613
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