planet series

On THE GREEN: ANIMALS

On THE GREEN: ANIMALS

The animal kingdom has always been especially intriguing for humans, since that is the kingdom of which we are a member. Although we distinguish ourselves through intelligence, much about animal cultures holds tremendous relevance and impact on human civilization. Maybe the animals in the Bronx Zoo have something to teach all of us? BIG IDEAS…

On THE GREEN: GADGETS

On THE GREEN: GADGETS

What can you do with a green gadget? The possibilities are endlessly encouraging. Gadgets are perfect for inclusion into BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET because they are so wonderfully surprising. They can allow humans to do things they never even imagined were possible. This week is all about saluting inventors and people who are…

On THE GREEN: LIVE

On THE GREEN: LIVE

This week’s programming on THE GREEN focuses on the ways in which everyday life can be made more sustainable. From the products that you put and use in your homes to new types of homes constructed from reused shipping containers, this week can give you some ideas for use in everyday living. BIG IDEAS FOR…

This Week On THE GREEN: GROW

This Week On THE GREEN: GROW

BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET: GROW [www.sundance.tv] Discover three companies that are making it easier for people to grow more things in their home and in their community. Jorg Breuning is a roof garden expert who runs the company Green Roof Services LLC [www.greenroofservice.com] Jorg helps Majora Carter build a roof garden on top…