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Welcome to Halfway to the Moon!

We're on a journey to answer the big (and little) questions about life in an era when humans have touched every part of the globe and beyond.

Join Suzanne and Lucy as they take a weekly journey into weird, wonderful, crazy and sometimes terrifying stories about nature, climate, the planet and the universe we live in today.

May 20, 2018

Suzanne and Lucy share some of their most personal stories that led them to care about all things nature and climate, and their coping mechanisms for the anthropocene (not including drinking [not that there's anything wrong with that]).

This week we also reveal which one of them has a recurring nightmare about John...


May 14, 2018

DUN-DUN-DUUUUNNNN!!! It's time to talk about Landscape of Fear. More specifically, it's time to talk about predators, and all they do for us.

Do predators have the power to shape landscapes and the health of the world around them? Or is that just science myth?


May 6, 2018

Recycling has become a hot topic in Australia. Local councils across the country are threatening to shut down their kerbside recycling service because of China, and no-one's really sure why.

This week we explain the whole China snafu, how Australia's recycling system works and why we can no longer sort, set and forget...


Apr 29, 2018

This week we're joined by author and environmentalist, Bill McKibben. Bill is a giant in the climate movement and founded 350.org, the first planet-wide, grassroots climate change movement. We talk divestment, activism, the effect of Trump on US climate politics and keeping hope alive in the age of humans.


Apr 22, 2018

The modern world is a scary place. The climate is changing, animals are dying, we don't seem to be able to stop it - and it's taking a toll on our mental health. This week we ask: can we stay sane in an age of ecocide?