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Animals with Cameras, 1, Oceans
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directed by Simon Baxter, fl. 2018; presented by Gordon Buchanan, 1972-; produced by Simon Baxter, fl. 2018, BBC Studios and Thirteen Productions, in Animals with Cameras, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 53 mins
Get a first-person look at the lives of ocean creatures such as sharks, elephant seals, sea turtles and gannets.
directed by Simon Baxter, fl. 2018; presented by Gordon Buchanan, 1972-; produced by Simon Baxter, fl. 2018, BBC Studios and Thirteen Productions, in Animals with Cameras, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 53 mins
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Aquaponic Farming Saves Water, But Can It Feed The Country?
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presented by Cat Wise, fl. 1997 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2015), 6 mins
Aquaponics, a system of farming that uses no soil, also uses far less water than traditional agriculture. But while the technique is gaining attention, it remains a very niche way to grow produce due to economic limitations. Special correspondent Cat Wise reports from Half Moon Bay, California.
presented by Cat Wise, fl. 1997 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2015), 6 mins
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Breaking Point
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directed by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017, Palomar College. Educational Television (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2014), 1 hour
Winner, Four Emmy Awards, Pacific Southwest. One of the worst ecological disaster in U.S. history is rapidly approaching, a casualty of the drought and "water wars" in the Southwest. California's largest lake - the Salton Sea in the Sonoran desert - is disappearing. As Breaking Point reveals, large swaths of lake...
directed by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017, Palomar College. Educational Television (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2014), 1 hour
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California Forever, The History of California State Parks
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directed by David Vassar, fl. 1970; produced by Sally Kaplan, fl. 1998 and David Vassar, fl. 1970, Backcountry Pictures, in California Forever (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 54 mins
Highlights the discovery and creation of California’s state parks system and profiles the individuals and groups whose passion helped preserve and protect them for future generations, including John Muir. The episode takes viewers on a scenic, cultural and historical tour of California’s state parks, highlight...
directed by David Vassar, fl. 1970; produced by Sally Kaplan, fl. 1998 and David Vassar, fl. 1970, Backcountry Pictures, in California Forever (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 54 mins
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California Forever, Episode 2, Parks for the Future
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directed by David Vassar, fl. 1970; produced by David Vassar, fl. 1970 and Sally Kaplan, fl. 1998, Backcountry Pictures, in California Forever, Episode 2 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 56 mins
California Forever is a two-part series that tells the history and legacy of California's magnificent state parks, from Yosemite in 1864 to the present day. It is also the story of how the 'park idea' first started in California and led to the creation of the national park system. Together, the two one-hour episod...
directed by David Vassar, fl. 1970; produced by David Vassar, fl. 1970 and Sally Kaplan, fl. 1998, Backcountry Pictures, in California Forever, Episode 2 (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 56 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 12, Beyond Petrol II
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presented by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011; produced by Paul Faint, fl. 1992, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 12 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 9 mins
Demand for oil may soon outstrip supply and without alternatives all our energy will not be met. One way to offset demand is to drive electric cars. Dr Jonica Newby travels to the US capital of the car, Detroit, and takes the electric cars of tomorrow for a spin.
presented by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011; produced by Paul Faint, fl. 1992, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 12 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 9 mins
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City of Tomorrow
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presented by Rachel Crane, 1985-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2014), 20 mins

The city of tomorrow might already be here. Right now, 21st century challenges like greenhouse gases, crime and high energy costs — are being met worldwide with real innovation. In the coming years communities will grow at an amazing pace. The United Nations predicts by 2030, 60% of the world will live in cities...

presented by Rachel Crane, 1985-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2014), 20 mins
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Daily Watch, Why California's Five-Year Drought Pits Almonds Against Salmon
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produced by The Economist, in Daily Watch (London, England: The Economist, 2017), 4 mins
Managing California's drought-striken water supply is a precarious balancing act. Water is being channeled south to aid the almond farmers, but where does this leave the wild salmon population in the north? Featuring interviews with David Phippen, almond farmer, and Curtis Knight from California Trout.
produced by The Economist, in Daily Watch (London, England: The Economist, 2017), 4 mins
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Discover Hetch Hetchy With Harrison Ford
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directed by David Vassar, fl. 1970; produced by David Vassar, fl. 1970 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films), 27 mins
In 1890 the Hetch Hetchy Valley was preserved as the most beautiful natural feature in the northern half of Yosemite National Park. Like its renowned twin, Yosemite Valley, Hetch Hetchy was carved by glaciers and is ringed by sheer granite cliffs and waterfalls. Tragically, this national treasure was dammed and fl...
directed by David Vassar, fl. 1970; produced by David Vassar, fl. 1970 (Mill Valley, CA: Green Planet Films), 27 mins
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e2, Season 2, Episode 5, State of Resolve
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directed by Tad Fettig, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Midori Willoughby, fl. 2006, kontentreal, in e2, Season 2, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2007), 25 mins
Could California's progressive energy policies spearhead a nationwide shift toward cleaner energy? The remarkable laws that California has passed under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to regulate greenhouse gas emissions perpetuate the state's reputation for environmental leadership across the country, and potentially...
directed by Tad Fettig, fl. 1995-2016; produced by Midori Willoughby, fl. 2006, kontentreal, in e2, Season 2, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2007), 25 mins
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