This edition: Sea Power: The History and Geopoplitics of the World's Oceans
Original tape date: June 7, 2017.
First aired: October 13, 2017.
Retired U.S. Navy Admiral James Stavridis gives a masterly overview of the world's oceans. He touches on the maritime battles that changed history; current geopolitics from the South China Sea to the Mediterranean; and the fact that environmentally, the oceans are "the largest crime scene in the world."