Before The Flood

Before the Flood, a documentary about climate change, has premiered in Europe. It features Leonardo DiCaprio visiting various parts of the globe exploring the effects of man-made global warming. DiCaprio narrates these encounters as well as commenting on archive footage.  The 15th century triptych, The Garden of Earthly Delights, features regularly in the documentary to illustrate the dystopian path being taken by humanity.

‘Water water everywhere, not any drop to drink’

In The Earth Emperor’s Eye, the line, ‘Water, water everywhere, not any drop to drink’ is a riddle that repeats in the tale. It serves as an analogy to help emphasise the risk of increases in sea levels due to melting glaziers and sea ice.

Haymakers’ Questions