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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 7, Greenland Goes Green: Ice Sheet Melted in Four Days
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presented by Margaret Warner, 1950-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Margaret Warner, 1950-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
On July 8, 2012, NASA satellite imagery showed about 40 percent of Greenland's top ice layer had begun its summer thaw. By July 12, only four days later, 97 percent of the ice had thawed. Margaret Warner asks NASA's Thomas Wagner for a scientific explanation of the massive change.
presented by Margaret Warner, 1950-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Margaret Warner, 1950-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
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Extreme Environments, 11, Glacier
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 11 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 24 mins
Global warming has resulted in the worlds glaciers breaking away and melting at a rate that cannot be replenished. We travel France, Greenland, Bolivia and Argentina with glaciologists and students, taking core samples and establishing what needs to be done to minimize the devastating effects of glacial melting. T...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 11 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 24 mins
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One Degree Matters
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directed by Fakil Hardt, fl. 2009 (London, England: TVF International, 2009), 52 mins
Presenting the latest science on climate change, this is an informative and inspirational documentary which offers realistic solutions and gives the reality of global warming a human face, showcasing amazing examples of individuals and communities tackling the world’s environmental problems. The film takes its...
directed by Fakil Hardt, fl. 2009 (London, England: TVF International, 2009), 52 mins
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The Royal Climate Challenge
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(Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 45 mins
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden visit Greenland to see and experience the effects of global warming. The trip was initiated by Crown Prince Frederik in an attempt to create media focus on the major climatic developments in the Northern hemisphe...
(Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 45 mins
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Sustainable Futures, 6, The Greenhouse Gas Issues
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directed by Marilyn Higgins, fl. 2012, in Sustainable Futures, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2011), 24 mins
Greenhouse gases have led to a steady increase in global temperatures. Local weather patterns are becoming more and more extreme. The receding and melting of polar ice caps provide easily observable evidence of global warming. Glaciologists measure the changes in the mountain ice, while the CryoSat Project records...
directed by Marilyn Higgins, fl. 2012, in Sustainable Futures, 6 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2011), 24 mins
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Climate Change
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directed by Kate Conway, fl. 2011; produced by Kate Conway, fl. 2011, Pumpkin TV (Bristol, England: Pumpkin TV, 2014), 37 mins
Use this resource to encourage students to judge whether or not climate change will impact upon people differently around the world. The impacts of climate change can be quite hard to see in the UK, but as our fantastic footage from the Arctic, Greenland, Iceland, Africa, the Alps, Bangladesh, India and China show...
directed by Kate Conway, fl. 2011; produced by Kate Conway, fl. 2011, Pumpkin TV (Bristol, England: Pumpkin TV, 2014), 37 mins
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Melting Arctic
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produced by Bjorn Engvik (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 45 mins
When the Polar ice melts due to climate change, it is the daily life in Greenland and Northern Canada that is first exposed. Through hundreds of years, the Inuit people has developed their special way of living, very close to nature and completely dependent on hunting. Knut Espen Solberg, a young explorer from Nor...
produced by Bjorn Engvik (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 45 mins
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Natural State, Natural State: Episode 23
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produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 24 mins
Netherlands Floating Homes- Expanding populations have lead to new initiatives in urban development. Chile Solar Kitchens- A look at new forms of energy saving cooking techniques. Canadian Lakes- Local residents are helping scientists to protect the areas lakes. Pollution- UK rivers are at their cleanest since rec...
produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 24 mins
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Sustainable Futures, 6, Greenhouse Gases
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produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Sustainable Futures, 6 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2012), 24 mins
Greenhouse gases are necessary to life as we know it, because they keep the planet's surface warmer than it otherwise would be. In Greenland, climate researchers are concerned that global warming may ultimately spell an end to Greenland's glaciers, with devastating consequences. In London, scientists are using the...
produced by World Wide Entertainment, in Sustainable Futures, 6 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2012), 24 mins
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Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 2, Greenland
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directed by James Smith, fl. 1973; presented by Bruce Parry, 1969-, in Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
Bruce Parry journeys to the far north of Greenland, home to the last traditional Inuit hunters. Bruce experiences the realities of life - and death - on a seal hunt, and learns how climate change is threatening their ancient way of life. But while global warming is causing problems for the hunters, it is providing...
directed by James Smith, fl. 1973; presented by Bruce Parry, 1969-, in Arctic With Bruce Parry, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
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