HomeAsian CanadiansDavid Suzuki leaves 'The Nature of Things' after 44 years as host

David Suzuki leaves ‘The Nature of Things’ after 44 years as host

David Suzuki recently announced that he would no longer be hosting The Nature of Things, a Canadian television documentary series that focuses on different aspects of science.

The 87-year-old was born in 1936 in Vancouver. According to the Encyclopedia Britannica, he earned a bachelor’s degree in biology (1958) at Amherst College and a Ph.D. in zoology (1961) at the University of Chicago.

Suzuki, known for his environmental activism, began hosting the show in 1979. Last week, he posted a video announcing that his last episode with the show would air on April 7. In the video, he thanked the people behind the cameras who work hard to create the series.

“And of course, what made it all possible is you, the viewing public! Without you, believe me, The Nature of Things, however good a program, would have been dumped a long time ago,” he added, thanking the viewers.

AsAmNews is published by the non-profit, Asian American Media Inc. Follow us on FacebookX, InstagramTikTok and YouTube. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to support our efforts to produce diverse content about the AAPI communities. We are supported in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library in partnership with the California Department of Social Services and the California Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs as part of the Stop the Hate program. To report a hate incident or hate crime and get support, go to CA vs Hate.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest

Worth the Time

Must Read

Regular Features

Latest

Discover more from AsAmNews

Subscribe now to keep reading and get access to the full archive.

Continue reading