Environmental issues and their global impact. Includes initiatives to address and mitigate: analysis, identification and resolution.

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Sun and Man

$49.00$249.00

It is our light, our warmth, our food. Humans rise with it and fear its disappearance. We are so accustomed to its presence that we forgot it was born and will die someday. But how well do we really know the Sun?

DVD: Colleges/Universities $249
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DVD: K-12 Schools $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $49

Moon Wars

$39.00$195.00

50 years after man’s first step on the moon in 1969, the earth’s satellite is today – more than ever – at the core of geopolitical and economic stakes.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $195
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Blizzards

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Blizzards affect mankind every winter, across every continent. Combining ice cold temperatures, snow and extreme wind, this mother of all storms is a living hell that has the power to paralyse entire countries. From the prairies of Canada to Northern China, this episode explores the destructive and unpredictable nature of blizzards.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Cyclones

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Cyclones are the most powerful natural disasters on Earth. Many coastal regions live under the constant threat of these incredibly powerful surges of energy. Why are they becoming more common, widespread and powerful than ever before? This series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Desertification

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Every year we lose 12 million hectares due to desertifcation, causing millions of people to abandon their homes..

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Floods

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Over the past 20 years, floods have caused more than 150,000 deaths globally. Global warming has made flooding one of the foremost challenges of the 21st century, leaving huge swathes of coastal areas vulnerable to devastation.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
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The Earth’s Furies: Tsunamis

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Following the catastrophes of recent years, scientists try to fully understand these deadly tsunami waves to limit their impact.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Mudslides

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Mudslides produced fatal catastrophes in Sierra Leone, Switzerland and Colombia in 2017 alone. Scientists blame their rising severity on global warming combined with heavy rainfall..

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: COLLECTION

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Raging mega fires that burn for months. Super eruptions with the potential of a Hiroshima bomb exploding every two or three minutes. Asteroid strikes so violent they wiped out entire species. Devastating tsunamis, tornadoes and earthquakes. THE EARTH’S FURIES six-part series explores the science behind natural disasters in search of a deeper understanding. Through animated graphics, interviews with scientists and eyewitnesses, and stunning images, it brings these spectacularly destructive forces of nature to life.
BUY THE COLLECTION, SAVE 20% OFF INDIVIDUAL EPISODES. The collection contains 6 separate DVDs with SDH subtitles. 52 minutes each
DVD: Colleges/Universities $720
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $450
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $230

The Earth’s Furies: Avalanches

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Anywhere on the planet where there is snow, no mountain is spared. Depending on the type of snow, the weather and the slope, an avalanche can reach incredible speeds: more than 300km per hour. A small avalanche can exert the same amount of pressure as a cyclone. Researchers and security experts have set up techniques to detect dangerous areas and limit their impact.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
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The Earth’s Furies: Lightning

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With new scientific knowledge, we know how electrical charges inside clouds are created, and new technology can monitor lightning moving through the sky. However, it can hit anything, anywhere, at any time…and it cannot be stopped. Nowhere is unaffected by this devastating and frightening natural

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The Earth’s Furies: Tornadoes

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The USA is affected by 1,200 tornadoes every year and this phenomenon is growing all over the world. With wind speeds inside their vortex reaching up to 500 km per hour and travelling at the speed of a high-speed train, tornadoes are capable of destroying everything in their path. But how do they start? How can we predict them and minimise their destruction? Is global warming responsible for their increasing frequency?

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
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The Earth’s Furies: Earthquakes

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With teams of experts tracking them all over the world, earthquakes are one of the most heavily-monitored natural phenomenons. Despite this, in places such as Haiti, Nepal and Italy, they continue to be devastating and deadly. But what causes this destructive force of nature? Could it be prevented, and how can we minimize the destruction? This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89

DVD: Public Libraries $39
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The Earth’s Furies: Volcanic Eruptions

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Iceland, Indonesia, South America, the Reunion Island… The threat of volcanic eruptions never ceases to hound those who have chosen to live at the feet of volcanos on continents the world over. This threat requires humans to continually come up with new ways to both foresee the danger to come and to tame the violence of volcanoes; a violence that is indispensable to life on Earth. What do these volcanoes reveal about the way the Earth works? This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150
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DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

The Earth’s Furies: Mega Fires

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Devastating forest fires rage across California, and enormous fires reach the doors of major European cities… But these gargantuan fires are often impossible to stop without rainfall. With every new dry season, these fires devour the world’s forests and increasingly threaten human lives and homes. We need to solve the mysteries of mega fires in order to better prepare for their onslaught and to rebuild smarter after their devastation. This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.

DVD: Colleges/Universities $150 (includes Public Performance Rights)
DVD: K-12 Schools  $89
DVD: Public Libraries (Circulation Only) $39

Recuerdo

$29.00

“Recuerdo” captures a rare and exclusive look behind the scenes with renowned artist and Santero Nicholas Herrera of El Rito as he tends his land and paints in his studio.  Recent winner of the New Mexico Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts, Herrera’s life and work is an ongoing remembrance of the land, water, and artistic traditions of Northern New Mexico.

DVD: $29
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