Lessons of Climates Past

Although he does not comb DNA to chart migratory patterns, British Professor of Physical Geography at the University of Exeter Chris Turney is similarly focused on the human journey encoded in physical history. His two books listed on the rights side of the blog - Bones, Rocks and Stars and Ice, Mud and Blood - track, as he says, what happened, when. Check him out at the 2009 IdeaFestival, where he'll talk about "lessons of climates past."

Wayne

Wikipedia: Physical Geography