The optimistic conservationist Nature Conservancy lead scientist Sanjayan believes many of his fellow conservationists focus too much on gloom and doom. While that has gotten people's attention, he argues, it hasn't led to tangible lasting action.9:06 a.m.
M. Sanjayan: Lead scientist for The Nature Conservancy, where he specializes in human well-being and conservation, Africa, wildlife ecology, and media outreach and public speaking on conservation issues.
Janis Ian performs in the Maud Moon Weyerhauser studio At age 14, Janis Ian wrote a controversial song that sailed to the top of the charts. It was 1964, and "Society's Child" told the story of a forbidden interracial romance. Nearly 50 years later, Ian is still making bold statements with her music.10:06 a.m.
Janis Ian: Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter who has been praised for her contributions to social justice and civil rights causes.