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Nature, Season 38, Episode 9, The Whale Detective
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directed by Tom Mustill, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Mustill, fl. 2009, in Nature, Season 38, Episode 9 (Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
A filmmaker investigates his traumatic encounter with a 30-ton humpback that breached and just missed landing on him while he was kayaking. What he discovers raises far bigger questions about our relationship with whales and their future.
directed by Tom Mustill, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Mustill, fl. 2009, in Nature, Season 38, Episode 9 (Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
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I Have Seen the Change
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directed by Dr. Scott Weichenthal, fl. 2010 and Matt LeMay, fl. 2010; produced by LeMay Media (Pembroke, ON: LeMay Media, 2019), 29 mins
According to Environment Canada, floods are the costliest natural disaster in Canada in terms of property damage. They are also the most common. In this new production from filmmaker Matt LeMay, we look at extreme weather events, in particular flooding. Using Belleville, ON as the primary example, we hear homeowne...
directed by Dr. Scott Weichenthal, fl. 2010 and Matt LeMay, fl. 2010; produced by LeMay Media (Pembroke, ON: LeMay Media, 2019), 29 mins
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Great Big Story, Be The Generation to Take Action for Education
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2018), 3 mins
Each year, over one-fifth of Bangladesh suffers from flooding. And when water overtakes already struggling roads, much of life is put on hold—including kids’ education. But if children can’t travel to the classroom, architect and entrepreneur Mohammed Rezwan thought, why not have it travel to them? Welcome a...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2018), 3 mins
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Great Big Story, One Beach of a Cleanup
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2018), 3 mins
Over three years ago, Versova beach in Mumbai was little more than a dumping ground for garbage and waste. After witnessing the devastating impact the refuse was having on the ocean, Afroz Shah decided to take matters into his own hands. What started off as a single man’s mission to clean up his favorite childho...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2018), 3 mins
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Island of the Hungry Ghosts
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directed by Gabrielle Brady, fl. 2003; produced by Gizem Acarla, fl. 2015, Samm Haillay, fl. 2001, Alex Kelly, 1979-, Gabrielle Brady, fl. 2003 and Alexander Wadouh, fl. 2002 (Vienna, Vienna State: Autlook Filmsales, 2018), 1 hour 34 mins
Christmas Island, Australia is home to one of the largest land migrations on earth - that of forty million crabs journeying from jungle to sea. But the jungle holds another secret: a high - security facility that indefinitely detains individuals seeking asylum.
directed by Gabrielle Brady, fl. 2003; produced by Gizem Acarla, fl. 2015, Samm Haillay, fl. 2001, Alex Kelly, 1979-, Gabrielle Brady, fl. 2003 and Alexander Wadouh, fl. 2002 (Vienna, Vienna State: Autlook Filmsales, 2018), 1 hour 34 mins
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Losing Alaska
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directed by Tom Burke, fl. 2014; produced by Alan Maher, fl. 1985 and Jessie Fisk, fl. 2016, Marcie Films (London, England: Taskovski Films, 2018), 1 hour 23 mins

LOSING ALASKA tells the story of a small community dealing with a slow-moving disaster. They have known for decades that their future was in peril; they have seen the land dropping away on all sides and the river growing stronger year after year. They will lose their first building some time in 2018. The school €..

directed by Tom Burke, fl. 2014; produced by Alan Maher, fl. 1985 and Jessie Fisk, fl. 2016, Marcie Films (London, England: Taskovski Films, 2018), 1 hour 23 mins
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Tiny Easter Island Deals With Giant Trash Problem
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 7 mins
Easter Island off the coast of Chile has a major trash problem. It’s near what’s known as a “trash vortex” in the middle of the South Pacific and floating waste is constantly washing ashore. Local officials estimate the growing population is producing more than 20 tons of trash per day. What’s to be done...
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 7 mins
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Great Big Story, That's Amazing: Pigeon Patrol
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2017), 3 mins

More than five million people die every year from pollution-related illnesses, and nearly 10,000 of those deaths occur in London. But Romain LaCombe has made it his mission to change that. To do so, LaCombe — the London-based CEO of Plume Labs — has designed a system to help us understand more about the air we...

produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2017), 3 mins
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Great Big Story, The Trashless Town
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2017), 4 mins
The village of Kamikatsu in Japan has taken their commitment to sustainability to a new level. While the rest of the country has a recycling rate of around 20 percent, Kamikatsu surpasses its neighbors with a staggering 80 percent. After becoming aware of the dangers of carbon monoxide associated with burning garb...
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: Cable News Network (CNN), 2017), 4 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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