end of the world http://iowapublicradio.org en The End of the World http://iowapublicradio.org/post/end-world <p>How will the world end and what can we do to prevent it? "River to River" talks with Paul Wapner, an expert in global environmental politics about the human suffering extreme climate change continues to cause.</p><p>Also University of Iowa astrophysicist Steve Spangler joins us to discuss the asteroid that will be whizzing by Earth—at a distance a bit too close for comfort—on Friday.&nbsp; We’ll ask Spangler about the possibility of a massive asteroid destroying our planet in the near future.</p><p></p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 20:09:15 +0000 Ben Kieffer 15039 at http://iowapublicradio.org The End of the World