Biomimicry by Janine Benyus

Biomimicry

A look at the principles of biomimicry, which looks to see how nature has solved design problems in an efficient and sustainable manner by one of the founders of the discipline.

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Saving the Great Wild Goose Pagoda

A film from Chinese TV about the monitoring and preservation of their cultural relics, particularly this famous pagoda in Xi’an.

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Wild Sri Lanka: Forests of Clouds

The last of three films about the natural ecology of Sri Lanka, looks at the forests and the amazing biodiversity found in them (NatGeo).

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Wild Sri Lanka: Land of Lakes

The second of three films about the natural ecology of Sri Lanka, looks at the difference the lakes, both natural and man-made, make to the wildlife (NatGeo).

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Wild Sri Lanka: Coast of Giants

The first of three films about the natural ecology of Sri Lanka, explores the oceans and coastlands of the country (NatGeo).

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James Balog’s Chasing Ice

A documentary about James Balog and his work capturing the effects of climate change on the ice fields.

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I Have Seen the Earth Change, Mongolia

First of two films about traditional communities and the impact global warming is having on their life-style and the changes they are having to make to survive in the new realities.

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Call of Life (the 6th Mass Extinction)

A film from Species Alliance on the dangers facing the planet by the mass extinction of species life due to pollution, resource exploitation and overpopulation.

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Arithmetic, Population and Energy

A lecture on some important issues which illustrate the unsustainable nature of growth, both in population and energy.

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Earth from Above (Full Film)

A film made from Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s wonderful photographs of the earth from the air, with an ambient soundtrack.

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