Episode 16: Gloucester’s Working Waterfront


It’s been a big season so far for lobstering this year.  In this episode, we learn about lobsters and talk about the weather and thoughts on climate change in Gloucester, Massachusetts with a locally famous lobster dealer and a cheerful wooden boat builder.

Episode 15: The Science Episode

An oceanographer, a marine chemist, and a couple geologists walk into a bar… and… um… oh never mind.  In this episode, we take a trip to Cape Cod and talk with researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution about science, climate change, and a little bit of politics.  Plus we concoct a little science of our own back in Slow Ride Labs!

Episode 8: Hunter Mountain

Albert and Erik take the slow ride to Hunter Mountain Ski Resort in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. They talk to resort CEO, Russ about the impact of shorter ski seasons on his business, and former lift engineer Scott about the devastation wrought by Hurricane Irene in his nearby town of Hensonville. Along the way, Erik answers the burning question–Why are we talking about Hurricane Irene?