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Adapting to Climate Change in the Smaller Pacific Island States
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produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
Climate Change is among the most serious challenges facing Pacific Island countries and territories. The small island nations of Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati and Federated States of Micronesia are no exception particularly with the impacts posed to their communities. This documentary is part of a series of infor...
produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
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Air pollution layer, timelapse
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2014), 26 secs
Timelapse footage of strong winds blowing clouds above and air pollution below. The pollution forms a visible layer above the ground. The source of this pollution is the city of Denver, Colorado, USA. The strong northerly winds associated with a cold front are blowing the pollution back to its source. Filmed in Co...
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2014), 26 secs
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Antarctic ozone hole, 1979-2015
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2016), 1 min
Antarctic ozone hole maximum size, 1979-2015. Ozone concentrations are colour-coded, with the purple and dark blue areas representing the lowest levels, constituting the "hole". The hole was first detected in mid 1970s, and was found to be due to chemical reactions between the atmosphere and chlorofluorcarbon gase...
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2016), 1 min
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Biomimicry: Learning from Nature - Part 1
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(Bullfrog Films, 2003), 45 mins

Using natural processes as the model for agriculture and business.

(Bullfrog Films, 2003), 45 mins
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Boulder Dam: The Pictoral Record of Man's Conquest of the Colorado River
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produced by United States. Department of the Interior (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 35 mins
Reel 1 shows the Colorado River and the arid deserts of the Southwest. Bulldozers build a road to the proposed dam site. A train brings in supplies and materials made throughout the U.S. The dam site is surveyed. Shows Boulder City, Nev., including workmen's dormitories, kitchen, and mess hall. Workers ride to the...
produced by United States. Department of the Interior (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 35 mins
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Cyanobacteria bloom in a lake
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2014), 29 secs
Bloom of cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) at the edge of a lake. Blooms such as this may be caused by fertiliser runoff. Some cyanobacteria produce toxic chemicals, and such blooms can severely impact other life in the lake.
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2014), 29 secs
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Earth after 70-metre sea level rise
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2012), 1 min
Animation of the Earth showing the effects on the landmasses of a sea level rise of 70 metres. The familiar outlines of the continents are drastically altered in this scenario. It has been calculated that the complete melting of the Greenland and Antarctica ice sheets would cause such a rise, with Greenland contri...
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2012), 1 min
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The Ecological Footprint
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(Bullfrog Films, 2005), 30 mins

Humans are the most successful species on the planet. But our growing economy is placing unprecedented demand on the planet's limited ecological resources. How can we assure our future well-being?

'We can choose to live on a depleted planet or we can choose to live on a rich, biologically diverse, more stable plan...

(Bullfrog Films, 2005), 30 mins
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An Ecology of Hope
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2001), 1 hour 24 mins

While the environment may be threatened by man, it will also be saved by man. So believes Pierre Dansereau, ecologist, visionary and inveterate optimist. Brimming with an amazing vitality at age 90, the internationally renowned scientist has a wide-ranging knowledge and a passionate commitment to humanity. In retr...

(National Film Board of Canada, 2001), 1 hour 24 mins
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Growing Dreams
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(Bullfrog Films), 19 mins
GROWING DREAMS gives an inspirational overview of school ground greening. It shows what kids have done to transform bare pavement into dream schoolyards: growing trees for shade, flowers for butterflies, vegetables for a food bank; building a greenhouse, a rooftop garden and constructing a courtyard pond as an out...
(Bullfrog Films), 19 mins
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