Shades of Gray Living With Wolves

(Earth Focus: Episode 51) Gray wolves once ranged across North America. By the 1930s, they were nearly extinct — trapped, poisoned and hunted by ranchers, farmers and government agents. With protection under the 1973 Endangered Species Act, the wolf population …

Meeting Tomorrow’s Food Needs

(Earth Focus: Episode 48) Filmmaker Ian Cheney on why truck farms are catching on in New York. In Sweden, Plantagon, a leader in vertical urban agriculture, plans to feed tomorrow’s mega cities with skyscraper farms. And with more droughts and …

Africa: Climate for Change

(Earth Focus: Episode 47) Africa, a continent facing frequent droughts, is especially vulnerable to climate change. But Africans are finding innovative solutions. Creating a Climate for Change, a film by Jeff Barbee, explores people-driven projects that help communities adapt …

Maritime Pollution Exposed

(Earth Focus: Episode 48) Between 70-210 million gallons of waste oil are illegally dumped at sea by commercial ships each year. Marine oil pollution is linked to death, cancers, tumors, reduced growth rates and genetic side effects in fish and …

Sweden: Gateway to Green Innovation

(Earth Focus: Episode 45) Stockholm’s Royal Seaport, a rundown district in Sweden’s capital, is set to become a model of energy efficiency. Plantagon, a leader in vertical urban agriculture, has an answer to feeding the mega cities of tomorrow — …

Beyond Our Imagination: Tallberg 2012

(Earth Focus: Episode 43) Can new discoveries in fields like nanotechnology and robotics meet today’s challenges? How do we create a future society that is socially, ecologically, and economically resilient? Over 300 leaders and innovative thinkers from around the world …

Arise: Women Protecting Environment

(Earth Focus: Episode 42) The award-winning film Arise! on the intellectual and spiritual insights that women from around the world bring to solving today’s environmental challenges. Filmmakers Lori Joyce, Candace Orlando, and Executive Producer Molly Ross on making the film. …