Aired the week of 07/25/12 - #1230
Jon is an award-winning writer, filmmaker and adventurer who for the last 20 years has been using the media — books, films, magazine stories and now the internet — to bring the world along as he explores the remote corners of the world. He is an eyewitness reporter who is ‘embedded’ on the front line of the climate change battle. He has reached and educated millions. The goal of each of his expeditions is both adventure and education through exploration of local cultures, histories, environmental issues and the future of these varied regions and our world.