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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 8
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Australia House- This Sydney home looks like any other in the street, but it is almost completely self-sufficient. The owners spent around 80,000 Australian dollars (US $66,500) on power and water-saving devices for their new home. Learning About Plants- The Royal Horticulture Society’s new glasshouse at Wisley,...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 10
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
Condors Released: High in the Andes Mountains, in a place where local condors were hunted to extinction, six were recently given a new chance. Huge conservation efforts have improved their numbers, but condors remain vulnerable. Waste To Home Furnishings: Tucked away in a quiet London street is ‘Fabrications’,...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 24
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
Italy Wind- More and more countries are establishing wind farms in a bid to stop temperatures rising. But in some areas tempers are rising as the mighty turbines draw their share of criticism. 120 km east of Naples, wind turbines pepper the skyline of the Appenini Mountains. Alone they are not going to eliminate I...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 2
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
Greenhouse Barge- Showing New Yorkers how is this travelling greenhouse barge which grows enough vegetables to supply 25 people for one year. Its designer hopes that it will encourage residents to use the city’s 5,000 hectares of rooftops to create their own vegetable gardens. Newspaper Handbags- When part of t...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 22 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 15
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Viking Ship Netherlands- American, Robert McDonald, is a man with plenty of determination. He has built a 15 metre long Viking ship painstakingly constructed from 15 million recycled ice-cream sticks and held together by 6 tons of glue. With the help of his son and 5,000 Dutch school-children, the project took fou...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 17
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Car Sharing- At the condo Karen Weiss shares with her husband, an extra car space costs $10,000. Karen opted instead to sell her Jeep and joined 'Community Car', a member based car-sharing organization. Coelacanth- The fish was a Coelacanth, dating back at least 400 million years. Believed extinct for 70 million y...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 20
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Artificial Reef- It looks a bit like giant, underwater Lego, but this is actually an artificial coral reef near the Red Sea resort, Eilat. A collaboration between Jordan and Israel, it’s being built as an alternative diving site to take the pressure off existing reefs, at least half of which have already been de...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 25
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Macaws- Well into their eighties, American couple, Richard and Margot Frisius, moved to Costa Rica to retire in 1980. In doing so, they took on their life’s major work--a conservation, breeding and rewilding program for endangered Macaws. Once a common sight, the great green and the scarlet Macaw are now endange...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 26
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Eco surfboard- Surfers have a unique link with nature and many are fervent environmentalists. But in actual fact, most of them are riding some of the most toxic pieces of sports equipment on the planet. Nearly a million surfboards a year are produced worldwide--almost all of them fibreglass and petrochemical based...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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Green Matters, Green Matters, Episode 5
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
Formula Green/Petrol And Oil Usage- Hemp, potatoes and cashew nut shells are not your average car components but they’ve all been used to successfully build a biodegradable racing car. Displayed at London’s Science Museum it’s one of two cars built by students at UK Universities. Both cars are high Performan...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Green Matters (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2009), 23 mins
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