What makes people tick? What are the stories they carry with them? In a world of shouting heads, veteran journalist, radio commentator and novelist Sandip Roy sits down to have real conversations about the fascinating world around us and the people who shape it. Catch these engaging interviews every other Sunday
The devastating floods in Uttarakhand that have killed atleast 65 people (139 people still remain missing) were yet another wake-up call to remind us just how fragile mountains are. In this episode, Sandip talks to author Stephen Alter about his latest book, ‘Wild Himalaya: A Natural History of the Greatest Mountain Range on Earth’. They discuss what the history of the mountain range tells us, lessons we can learn from past disasters, and the impact of construction and tourism on the mountains.
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