S01-EP02 - Martin Rees on surviving this century, scientists in politics, and 2015

from  TALKING POLITICS

Feb 18, 2015

 

How can we reconcile short-term politics with the long-term global problems we face? Should scientists wield more political power? Is it fair to criticise politicians for faults in our political system, or is it our failing? Or is democracy itself to blame? David puts these questions to Lord (Martin) Rees – cosmologist, Astronomer Royal, and former President of the Royal Society – and someone who believes that mankind only has a 50% chance of making it through this century without a serious glob...more

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