‘Nature Of Nature’ Author Discusses Climate Change And Pandemics

Experts say protecting the planet’s health is not just good for our health, but also for the global economy.

‘Nature Of Nature’ Author Discusses Climate Change And Pandemics
Enric Sala accepts the EMA Board of Directors Heroes Award onstage at the 24th Annual Environmental Media Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on Saturday, October 18, 2014 in Burbank, Calif. Sala's new book "The Nature of Nature" takes a look at why protecting the wild makes economic sense. Todd Williamson / Invision/AP
‘Nature Of Nature’ Author Discusses Climate Change And Pandemics
Enric Sala accepts the EMA Board of Directors Heroes Award onstage at the 24th Annual Environmental Media Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on Saturday, October 18, 2014 in Burbank, Calif. Sala's new book "The Nature of Nature" takes a look at why protecting the wild makes economic sense. Todd Williamson / Invision/AP

‘Nature Of Nature’ Author Discusses Climate Change And Pandemics

Experts say protecting the planet’s health is not just good for our health, but also for the global economy.

Reset speaks with the author of a new book that explores why climate change is making our planet more hospitable for viruses to attack humans.

GUEST: Enric Sala, marine ecologist, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence and author of The Nature of Nature: Why We Need the Wild