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NOVA, Series 45, Episode 17, Operation Bridge Rescue
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directed by Joby Lubman, fl. 2007; produced by Joby Lubman, fl. 2007, Windfall Films, in NOVA, Series 45, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
NOVA: Operation Bridge Rescue. Follow the race to rebuild the Blenheim Covered Bridge in New York State, an icon of 19th century American engineering. More than 15,000 wooden covered bridges once spanned the rivers of forested regions of the U.S., linking communities and opening up land for pioneering farmers. Bui...
directed by Joby Lubman, fl. 2007; produced by Joby Lubman, fl. 2007, Windfall Films, in NOVA, Series 45, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 1, New York
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produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins

Discover how New York City has learned from 2012 Superstorm Sandy.

Sinking Cities Most of the world's great cities stand on coastlines and rivers and today they are in grave danger. Billions of people are living in the face of disaster. As the earth warms, sea levels rise, and super-storms become more frequent and...

produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 2, Tokyo
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directed by Ben Travers, fl. 2005; produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins

See how Tokyo is looking for new ways to fight back against rising waters. Typhoons, tsunamis, earthquakes and sinking neighborhoods threaten one of the world’s most populous cities, and the economic engine of Japan, with some of the world’s largest problems.

Sinking Cities Most of the world's great cities stand o...

directed by Ben Travers, fl. 2005; produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 3, London
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produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins

See firsthand why London’s Thames Barrier is no longer enough to keep the city safe from rising tides. The system has worked for decades, but due to increased environmental challenges, its location on a flood plain and heavy urbanization, London must now explore both low-tech fixes and some of the most advanced...

produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 4, Miami
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produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins

Miami is beloved for its beaches and waterfront homes and businesses. See how engineers and planners are trying to protect Miami from rising seas and ever-more-frequent and violent storm surges that could destroy the city’s tourist and business economy.

Sinking Cities Most of the world's great cities stand on coas...

produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Then This Happened, How Amsterdam put the breaks on cars to give bikes a chance
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in Then This Happened (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 4 mins
Oct.25 -- The Dutch capital Amsterdam is widely known for being bike-friendly. But it wasn’t always a model cycling city. Public outrage at rising traffic casualties in the 1970s caused city planners to rethink their approach to urban design. (Video by Gloria Kurnik)
in Then This Happened (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 4 mins
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A Brooklyn Sugar Factory’s Transformation
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produced by Nathan Griffiths, fl. 2012 and Niko Koppel, fl. 2006, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
Step inside what remains of Brooklyn’s Domino Sugar factory, on the site of one of the latest developments changing the city’s waterfront.
produced by Nathan Griffiths, fl. 2012 and Niko Koppel, fl. 2006, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
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Climb a $150 Million Stairway
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produced by Nathan Griffiths, fl. 2012, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
Watch the construction of “Vessel,” an interactive, 15-story sculpture that is the centerpiece of five acres of public space at the Hudson Yards development on Manhattan’s West Side.
produced by Nathan Griffiths, fl. 2012, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
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Designer and Project Manager, Flatland Resources
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produced by CandidCareer.com (United States: CandidCareer.com, 2017), 2 mins
David is a Designer and Project Manager with Flatland Resources, a local planning and design-build civil engineering firm in Muncie, IN. David works on every aspect throughout the project's lifecycle. From big proposals to overseeing final construction, David has a rewarding job that he can oversee from start to f...
produced by CandidCareer.com (United States: CandidCareer.com, 2017), 2 mins
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Horizon, Season 53, Episode 7, Antarctica: Ice Station Rescue
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directed by Natalie Hewit, fl. 2012; produced by Natalie Hewit, fl. 2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
Britain’s state-of-the-art Antarctic research base – the Halley VI – is in trouble. It sits on top of a massive ice shelf. But a huge chasm is opening in the ice. If the base isn’t moved, it could be cast adrift – and ultimately sink to the bottom of the Southern Ocean. Horizon follows the team of around...
directed by Natalie Hewit, fl. 2012; produced by Natalie Hewit, fl. 2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
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