About This Episode

Climate scientists Dr Benjamin Horton is an expert in sea level rise and the threat posed by melting polar icecaps.

He warns that islands like Singapore are in danger of becoming “the new Atlantis” if the 1.5 degree climate target is breached.

Our Guest In This Episode

Dr Benjamin Horton

Ben is the Director of the Earth Observatory of Singapore at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, a Professor at the Asian School of the Environment, NTU, and the Lead Principal Investigator of the Climate Transformation Program for Singapore.