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Blowout: Inside America’s Energy Gamble
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produced by Kate Grumke and Zach Toombs (New York, NY: Bowery Media, 2020), 1 hour 19 mins
Investigative journalists, scientists, and concerned citizens trace the fallout of a new American fossil fuel boom that’s threatening the nation’s health and the world’s climate. From the oil fields of West Texas to tanker traffic busting the Panama Canal at its seams to an energy revolution in Asia, this do...
produced by Kate Grumke and Zach Toombs (New York, NY: Bowery Media, 2020), 1 hour 19 mins
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Frontline, Season 38, Episode 15, Plastic Wars
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directed by Rick Young, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Fritz Kramer, fl. 2009 and Emma Schwartz, fl. 2010, in Frontline, Season 38, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
Did the plastic industry use recycling to sell more plastic? With the industry expanding like never before and the crisis of ocean pollution growing, FRONTLINE and NPR investigate the fight over the future of plastics.
directed by Rick Young, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Fritz Kramer, fl. 2009 and Emma Schwartz, fl. 2010, in Frontline, Season 38, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
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American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1, The Swamp
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
The Swamp tells the dramatic story of humanity's attempts to conquer the Florida Everglades, one of nature's most mysterious and unique ecosystems. Home to a profusion of plants and animals found nowhere else on the continent, the Everglades was an immense watershed covering the southern half of the Florida penins...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
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216 Beach Walk, Waikiki
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directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
The film's title, 216 Beach Walk, Waikiki (2018, 30mins), refers to the former address of author Jack London during his period in Hawaii in 1915-16 when he was stimulating interest in the islands through his writings. By chance, the same location is now the back door of Trump Int’l Hotel Waikiki. In the film, hi...
directed by Alan Marcus, fl. 1991 (Privately Published, 2018), 32 mins
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Great Big Story, The Homes that Plastic Built
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2018), 3 mins
Conceptos Plásticos is the union of two passions — helping the environment and creating products that can benefit vulnerable populations. With almost 600 tons of plastic waste being thrown away in a landfill each day in Bogotá, Colombia, Oscar Mendez knew that something had to be done. That’s when the idea o...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2018), 3 mins
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Powering the Future, Episode 2, Lighting Up With Solar
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produced by Syafiqah Omar, fl. 2013, Mediacorp Pte. Ltd., in Powering the Future, Episode 2 (Singapore: Mediacorp TV Singapore, 2018), 23 mins
Singapore is investing in solar, with plans to have it make up 20 percent of our energy pie by 2050. We look at where solar research stands in Singapore, some of the innovations in the pipeline and what is being done to address the challenges before solar can ensure our energy security.
produced by Syafiqah Omar, fl. 2013, Mediacorp Pte. Ltd., in Powering the Future, Episode 2 (Singapore: Mediacorp TV Singapore, 2018), 23 mins
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Beautiful Things
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directed by Giorgio Ferrero, 1980-; produced by Federico Biasin, fl. 2013, Zero Trans Fat Productions and Mybosswas (Czech Republic: Filmotor, 2017), 1 hour 37 mins
Work and alienation: Two things that have taken on a whole new meaning in the 21st century's fundamentally changing and increasingly abstract networks of economics, ecology and (un)natural raw materials. Documentary science fiction from a future we already live in without knowing it.
directed by Giorgio Ferrero, 1980-; produced by Federico Biasin, fl. 2013, Zero Trans Fat Productions and Mybosswas (Czech Republic: Filmotor, 2017), 1 hour 37 mins
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Daily Watch, Why California's Five-Year Drought Pits Almonds Against Salmon
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produced by The Economist, in Daily Watch (London, England: The Economist, 2017), 4 mins
Managing California's drought-striken water supply is a precarious balancing act. Water is being channeled south to aid the almond farmers, but where does this leave the wild salmon population in the north? Featuring interviews with David Phippen, almond farmer, and Curtis Knight from California Trout.
produced by The Economist, in Daily Watch (London, England: The Economist, 2017), 4 mins
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Global Gateway, Visions in the Desert
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Global Gateway (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2017), 23 mins
Examine how Dubai taps the transformative power of innovation and how technology enables Dubai to realize its ever-ambitious plans for expansion despite being located in one of the most hostile environments on Earth.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Global Gateway (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2017), 23 mins
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How Rising Temperatures Can Fry the Economy
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 3 mins
Apr.19 -- Climate researchers are reviewing myriad studies of heat and human behavior, adding them up, and looking for sound conclusions about the relationship between temperature and economic productivity. Here's a short, colorful video guide to this new, and worrisome, research.
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 3 mins
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