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American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1, The Swamp
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
The Swamp tells the dramatic story of humanity's attempts to conquer the Florida Everglades, one of nature's most mysterious and unique ecosystems. Home to a profusion of plants and animals found nowhere else on the continent, the Everglades was an immense watershed covering the southern half of the Florida penins...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
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216 Beach Walk, Waikiki
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directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
The film's title, 216 Beach Walk, Waikiki (2018, 30mins), refers to the former address of author Jack London during his period in Hawaii in 1915-16 when he was stimulating interest in the islands through his writings. By chance, the same location is now the back door of Trump Int’l Hotel Waikiki. In the film, hi...
directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
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Global Gateway, Visions in the Desert
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Global Gateway (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
Examine how Dubai taps the transformative power of innovation and how technology enables Dubai to realize its ever-ambitious plans for expansion despite being located in one of the most hostile environments on Earth.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Global Gateway (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
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How Rising Temperatures Can Fry the Economy
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 3 mins
Apr.19 -- Climate researchers are reviewing myriad studies of heat and human behavior, adding them up, and looking for sound conclusions about the relationship between temperature and economic productivity. Here's a short, colorful video guide to this new, and worrisome, research.
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 3 mins
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How to Hit the Brakes on Climate Change
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 2 mins
Apr.19 -- This brief video colorfully illustrates three ways to respond to climate change. Buckle your seatbelt.
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 2 mins
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Welcome
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directed by Zhu Rikun, 1976- (Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
The screen of WELCOME remains black throughout most all the film as the actual dialogue reveals the filmmaker, ZHU Rikun being "welcomed" by Chinese government officials and being encouraged to make a film that satisfies their goal of presenting favorable news ("scenic " views of the area). Their "welcome" attempt...
directed by Zhu Rikun, 1976- (Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
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Can a Super Yacht Ever Be Green?
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presented by Angus Bennett, fl. 2010; produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 2 mins
Feb. 6 -- In the last decade super yachts have gotten bigger and bigger. They now resemble floating palaces complete with multiple swimming pools, helicopters and every available luxury. But mega yachts are trying to change their image. Bloomberg’s Angus Bennett reports on the industry's attempt to go green.
presented by Angus Bennett, fl. 2010; produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 2 mins
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Gold Fever
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directed by Andrew Sherburne, 1979-, J. T. Haines, fl. 2005 and Tommy Haines, fl. 2005; produced by Northland Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 56 mins
As a result of the economic uncertainty of the 2008 recession, the demand for gold as a stable commodity skyrocketed along with its price. This spike created a modern day gold rush in which large mining corporations scrambled to maximize profits. But the activities of such miners were far from scrupulous, and ofte...
directed by Andrew Sherburne, 1979-, J. T. Haines, fl. 2005 and Tommy Haines, fl. 2005; produced by Northland Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 56 mins
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Green Economy, Solar Revisited
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directed by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014; presented by Andrew Mallory, fl. 2000 and Don McCoy, fl. 2014; produced by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014, Film Ideas, in Green Economy (Wheeling, IL: Film Ideas, 2014), 22 mins
Previously we looked at the different types of solar and where the technology and trends are taking us. Now we will look at how solar is much more widely accepted and used. In Coos Bay, Oregon nearly every new public structure has solar integrated into its construction. The efficiency of the modern panel is impres...
directed by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014; presented by Andrew Mallory, fl. 2000 and Don McCoy, fl. 2014; produced by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014, Film Ideas, in Green Economy (Wheeling, IL: Film Ideas, 2014), 22 mins
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Green Economy, The Greening Of Freight Rail, Part #1
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directed by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014; presented by Andrew Mallory, fl. 2000 and Don McCoy, fl. 2014; produced by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014, Film Ideas, in Green Economy (Wheeling, IL: Film Ideas, 2014), 22 mins
Since the early days of the railroad there has been the ability to move massive amounts of freight to expand the literal horizons of where business is done. Today that trend continues except technology and good old-fashioned American know-how is leading the way. Moving a ton of freight nearly 500 miles on a gallon...
directed by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014; presented by Andrew Mallory, fl. 2000 and Don McCoy, fl. 2014; produced by Tim Van Blaricom, fl. 2014, Film Ideas, in Green Economy (Wheeling, IL: Film Ideas, 2014), 22 mins
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