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New! Vanishing Ice: The Last American Polar Bears
Item# 146099
© 2017
 17 Min.





DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-64198-910-7
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Polar bears struggle for survival on the melting Arctic ice and move inland toward humankind. This ABC News film investigates the effects of polar bears descending on an Alaskan village and the race t... (more details)



Restoring Paradise: An American Story
Item# 145556
© 2017
 156 Min.





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Just 25 miles off the coast of Los Angeles, the Channel Islands are a paradise that was found, lost, and, in an ecological battle, regained. In a time machine journey alongside scientists involved in... (more details)



Restoring Paradise: An American Story—Episode 1
Item# 145557
© 2017
 52 Min.





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Arriving at the islands 13,000 years ago, the Chumash people discovered a true paradise. Life was so abundant, both on land and in the sea, it made it seem like resources were infinite. That is, until... (more details)



Restoring Paradise: An American Story—Episode 2
Item# 145558
© 2017
 52 Min.





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Disrupting the natural equilibrium of this paradise, successive waves of settlers and visitors used the islands for cattle farming, a vacation destination for the Hollywood elite, and, during World Wa... (more details)



Restoring Paradise: An American Story—Episode 3
Item# 145559
© 2017
 52 Min.





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After centuries of intense exploitation, the marine and terrestrial ecosystems of the islands had been devastated. To bring back the paradise once lost, a massive restoration plan was designed. But it... (more details)



Gert-Jan Gruter (NL): Plant-based Plastic Bottles
Item# 145501
© 2017
 6 Min.





DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-64198-836-0
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Gert-Jan Gruter and his team at Avantium have developed a revolutionary chemical process for converting plant-based sugars into the new building block Furandicarboxylic Acid (FDCA). FDCA can be used t... (more details)



Günther Hufschmid (DE): Super Sponge for Oil Spills
Item# 145502
© 2017
 6 Min.





DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-64198-837-7
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The innovation of Günter Hufschmid at the German firm Deurex is a synthetic wax that, when heated under pressure, turns into a light, spongy material that can adsorb about seven times its own weight's... (more details)



Saving the Big Blue
Item# 145242
© 2017
 30 Min.





DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-64198-791-2
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A band of inspired young Australians are deploying a new weapon against a global scourge—the great gobs of plastic polluting our oceans. Europe Correspondent Lisa Millar tells how they’re doing it.... (more details)



Special Edition: Global Warning
Item# 142865
© 2017
 19 Min.





DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-64198-195-8
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On this edition of Nightline Matt Guttman will examine environmental issues including unusual phenomena caused by global warming.... (more details)



Uprising
Item# 138071
© 2017
 60 Min.





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Burning coal remains a major source of energy, emitting toxic pollutants and carbon dioxide. North of Chicago, in Waukegan, Illinois, America Ferrera meets with activists, backed by the Sierra Club's... (more details)



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