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Aerosol dispersion
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2010), 30 secs
Global aerosol distribution, FIM-Chem data. The FIM-Chem model was created following the success of the original FIM Model (Finite Volume Icosahedral Model). The FIM-Chem is the FIM model with chemistry and aerosol modules added. Aerosols are one of the biggest uncertainties in climate models due to their varied e...
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2010), 30 secs
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Aghbalou: The Source of Water
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directed by Remigiusz Sowa, fl. 2010-2017; produced by Anna Sowa, fl. 2012-2014, Chouette Films (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 29 mins
Water is essential for food security and livelihood, especially for the millions of rural poor who rely on agriculture. Aghbalou combines a local story of struggle with a global call to action against the growing challenge of sustaining water supplies in the face of an increasingly hostile climate. Half of Morocco...
directed by Remigiusz Sowa, fl. 2010-2017; produced by Anna Sowa, fl. 2012-2014, Chouette Films (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 29 mins
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Amazon: The Logging Wars
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produced by TV Choice (London, England - Bromley: TV Choice, 2008), 25 mins
It's been called the lungs of the earth. But the Amazon is also a lawless jungle, where criminals and profiteers plunder the forest for its riches. Communities are battling to stop loggers stripping the rainforest of its ancient timber, but many people depend on revenue from the illegal trade. The result is that s...
produced by TV Choice (London, England - Bromley: TV Choice, 2008), 25 mins
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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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Architects of Change, 8, Traditional and the New
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Approximately 370 million people belong to indigenous communities in some 70 countries around the world. They are the descendents of the first people to inhabit their native lands, long before colonization, and generally adopt lifestyles that incorporate their ancestral traditions. Their survival is closely tied t...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 9, Growth the Green Way
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 9 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The economic growth of industrialized nations, motivated by the pursuit of ever-greater profits, has driven a blind and irrational exploitation of the planet’s non-renewable natural resources. Since the industrial revolution, the market economy has dictated the standards of a capitalist system that has shown lit...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 9 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 2, Water: Resource and Challenge
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directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 55 mins
Water is a vital element of our planet and all that inhabit it. However, this essential resource has been poorly-managed, wasted and polluted for centuries by all mankind. We use it in the far corners of the world to supply our factories, take away our waste, wash ourselves, travel, or even simply for enjoyment. W...
directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 2 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 55 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 3, Energy for Change
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directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Since the invention of fire, humankind has not ceased to invest time and money in the research and exploitation of new sources of energy. A never-ending challenge faces us, as our current lifestyles are largely dependent on energy resources extracted from our planet. Mastering the use these various elements, renew...
directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 3 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 8, Towards the Sustainable Management of Forests
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
The situation of the world's forests is more worrying than ever. It is estimated that over three quarters of virgin forests have already disappeared and those that remain are disappearing at the rate of several million hectares per year. As well as compromising humankind's quality of life and biodiversity, this si...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 2, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 6, Energy for Tomorrow
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 6 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
We are currently exploiting the world’s resources to the maximum extent. Unfortunately, as our needs increase each day, the availability of resources is beginning to dwindle. If we want to continue to satisfy the demands of our modern lifestyle, we urgently need to discover new sources of energy. The objective i...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 6 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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