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Arctic Territories, 10, Spitsbergen, a Melting Paradise
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directed by Vic Pelletier and Ole Gjerstad, fl. 1991-2015, in Arctic Territories, 10 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 28 mins
The Svalbard archipelago, also called Spitsbergen, is located one hour by plane from the North Pole, just short of the polar cap. The splendid islands enjoy a milder temperature, to the extent that they could one day become a sought-after winter ski resort. In fact, they shelter the principal Arctic research cente...
directed by Vic Pelletier and Ole Gjerstad, fl. 1991-2015, in Arctic Territories, 10 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 28 mins
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Atlantic Crossing: A Robot's Daring Mission
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directed by Dena Seidel, fl. 1989; produced by Dena Seidel, fl. 1989 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 57 mins
World-renowned scientists lead by oceanographer Scott Glenn are racing against time to design, build and launch the first transatlantic autonomous underwater robot. RU27 or Scarlet will explore the vast uncharted waters of the North Atlantic collecting critical data necessary for future climate models on her journ...
directed by Dena Seidel, fl. 1989; produced by Dena Seidel, fl. 1989 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 57 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 4, Trunk Calls
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presented by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012; produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 4 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Discover the secret language of elephants.
presented by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012; produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 4 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 32, GM: Daily Bread Or Dread?
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presented by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 32 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
The board of Food Standards Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ) recently permitted the importation of the 48th GM food to Australia. However, there are only two food crops approved for growing in Australia - canola and cotton - and many would like to see no more grown until rigorous safety testing is carried out.
presented by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 32 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 25, Taking Australia's Temperature
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presented by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011; produced by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 25 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 28 mins
Have you noticed any weird weather round your place lately? And do you ever wonder if it's normal... or not? Earlier this year, as Catalyst reporter Dr Jonica Newby's home flooded for the tenth time in two years, she found herself wondering exactly that - and figured if a science reporter has trouble sorting fact...
presented by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011; produced by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 25 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 28 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14, Climate Change Threatens the Tribe from 'Twilight'
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14 (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2012), 6 mins
Located west of Olympic National Park, La Push, Washington is idyllic at first glance, but its beauty is matched by danger and vulnerability. Located at sea level, La Push lies directly in a flood and tsunami zone. Hari Sreenivasan reports on how the Quileute tribe is adapting to new climate challenges. A fictiona...
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14 (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2012), 6 mins
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Elements, Elements, Episode 11
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 24 mins
Water- Thailand: Crocodile industry run off its feet. Atmosphere- USA: NASA experiments help us learn more about Earth. Earth- China: Revelers at the 'Cheung Chau Bun Festival' fed 'Food of the Ghosts'. Water- Antarctica: Baroness Patricia Scotland the first British minister to visit Antarctica. And Finally- Thai...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 24 mins
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Elements, Elements, Episode 19
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produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 25 mins
Cause And Effect- USA: Obesity problem -- new ideas of cycle karaoke and rollercise now very popular. Water- Absence of safe water supply leads to disease and death in the developing world. Air- Britain: Scientists use DNA marketing technique to learn more about bumblebees. Earth- Kenya: Women become environmental...
produced by Nick Farrow, in Elements (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2002), 25 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, Climate Change 1: The Arctic Odyssey
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directed by Marc Tawil, fl. 2007; produced by Loic Guyot, fl. 2007, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2007), 46 mins
The Arctic is warming up twice as fast as the rest of the planet; its frozen world is one of the last refuges of the unknown land on Earth and the Arctic, as we know it, is, literally, disappearing. Under the threat of global warming, this vast expanse of water and ice, and its inhabitants, are facing unprecedente...
directed by Marc Tawil, fl. 2007; produced by Loic Guyot, fl. 2007, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2007), 46 mins
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Every Breath We Take: Understanding Our Atmosphere
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directed by Laura Mulholland, fl. 2004-2012; presented by Grabrielle Walker, fl. 2007-2014; produced by Laura Mulholland, fl. 2004-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 51 mins
The air around us is not just empty space; it is an integral part of the chemistry of life. Plants are made from carbon dioxide, nitrogen nourishes the soil and oxygen gives us the energy we need to keep our hearts pumping and our brains alive. This remarkable film reveals that how we came to realise this simple c...
directed by Laura Mulholland, fl. 2004-2012; presented by Grabrielle Walker, fl. 2007-2014; produced by Laura Mulholland, fl. 2004-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 51 mins
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