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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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Death By Design
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(Bullfrog Films, 2017), 1 hour 13 mins

Consumers love - and live on - their smartphones, tablets and laptops. A cascade of new devices pours endlessly into the market, promising even better communication, non-stop entertainment and instant information. The numbers are staggering. By 2020, four billion people will have a personal computer. Five billion...

(Bullfrog Films, 2017), 1 hour 13 mins
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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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The Greening of Southie
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(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 1 hour 12 mins

In the traditionally Irish-American working-class neighborhood of South Boston, MA, a new kind of building has taken shape. From wheatboard cabinetry to recycled steel, bamboo flooring to dual-flush toilets, the Macallen building is something different: a leader in the emerging field of environmentally friendly de...

(Bullfrog Films, 2008), 1 hour 12 mins
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Looting the Pacific
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(Bullfrog Films, 2013), 26 mins

Jack mackerel, or 'jurel' -- a silvery fish which once thronged the South Pacific -- was one of the world's last great fisheries, and a staple of the global food chain. But unnoticed by the rest of the world, jack mackerel stocks have crashed, declining by 90 percent in two decades as a result of rampant industria...

(Bullfrog Films, 2013), 26 mins
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Monumental
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(Bullfrog Films, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins

From the moment David Brower first witnessed the extraordinary beauty of the Yosemite Valley, his life was tied to the fight to preserve the American wilds for future generations. Not since John Muir had an American fought so hard, or been more successful, in protecting our natural heritage.

With MONUMENTAL, direc...

(Bullfrog Films, 2004), 1 hour 18 mins
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The Perfect Famine
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(Bullfrog Films), 28 mins
The 'Perfect Famine' is the kind of famine that happens when everything that can go wrong does go wrong, either because of natural disasters or because of the activities of humans.
That's what is happening in the southern African country of Malawi, where bad weather, poor governance, and profiteering have combined...
(Bullfrog Films), 28 mins
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Planet Neighborhood, Home
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in Planet Neighborhood (Bullfrog Films, 1997), 55 mins
Homeowners, architects, builders and an inventor utilize green technologies and innovative design in the construction of new homes and the retrofitting of the old; while residents of one small town show how simple it is to incorporate composting into daily living.We journey from Plymouth, Mass., where a high-tech...
in Planet Neighborhood (Bullfrog Films, 1997), 55 mins
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Racing To Zero
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(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 55 mins
Only one third of the waste in the United States is recycled or composted. Why? Industry, through its practice of planned obsolescence, plays a major role; our lives are almost totally dependent on unrecyclable petroleum products. In order to reach zero waste, we need to change our relationship to garbage and view...
(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 55 mins
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