Planet earth seven ways to help save the world /

As the world wakes up to the need to protect the environment, ABC News continues to cover the most crucial ecological issues of today-and tomorrow. This unprecedented program, reported from all seven continents on the eve of Earth Day 2007, examines urgent problems unfolding in the natural world and... Full description

Corporate Author: ABC News Productions.
Other Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2007], c2007.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.
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505 0 |a Climate Change and the World's Oceans (3:26) -- Climate Change and Water Issues in Africa (1:32) -- Earth's Sixth Mass Extinction (4:34) -- Protect the Planet: Water Conservation (0:47) -- Australian Rain Forest Bird Mimics Chainsaws (1:01) -- Deforestation in the Amazon Rain Forest (2:29) -- Protect the Planet: Paper Towels and Plastic Bags (1:52) -- Greenhouse Gases and Global Warming (4:17) -- Cleaning Carbon Dioxide from the Air (3:19) -- Protect the Planet: Turn Out the Lights (2:51) -- Power from Alternative Energy Sources (5:43) -- Environmental Issues in China (5:08) -- Personal Responsibility for the Earth (1:49) 
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520 |a As the world wakes up to the need to protect the environment, ABC News continues to cover the most crucial ecological issues of today-and tomorrow. This unprecedented program, reported from all seven continents on the eve of Earth Day 2007, examines urgent problems unfolding in the natural world and offers some real solutions to them. From Australia's Great Barrier Reef to the Brazilian rain forest to an African game preserve to a massive solar power array in Arizona, these stories will open eyes, ears, and minds. Seven leading science and business experts share insights on water shortages, species extinction, loss of habitat, and runaway energy consumption. An additional report vividly illustrates simple lifestyle changes that can reduce humanity's collective environmental footprint. 
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650 0 |a Conservation of natural resources. 
650 0 |a Environmental protection. 
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