Mark Lawson talks to James Lovelock


Mark Lawson talks to environmental thinker James Lovelock as he recalls his long career as a scientist and inventor. He discusses his development of the Gaia theory explaining how life and the earth have survived in a self-regulating system, and his warning that human civilisation is threatened by an overheating planet due to our burning of fossil fuels.

BBC 4 ▪ TX 22/05/2006 ▪ 1 x 60 min
Produced & Directed by Josh de la Mare