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Living Planet: Environment Matters ~ from DW

Series produced by DW ~ Deutsche Welle

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Living Planet - environment matters around the world... Deutsche Welle's weekly, award winning, environmental magazine with 30 minutes of in-depth, sound-rich independent reporting on the major environmental issues shaping our planet's health.

As humans' impact on the planet becomes more evident, there is a need for independent reporting. Living Planet looks at new developments, advancing technologies, visits innovative projects, and keeps you up-to-date on the state of the earth.

Exploring the environmental issues facing the world today. this prize-winning weekly radio magazine brings you environmental news, background reports, interviews and features from our international network of correspondents. As humankind's impact on the planet becomes more evident, there is a growing need for independent and impartial environmental reporting. Living Planet analyzes environmental policies, looks at new technologies, visits innovative projects, and keeps you up-to-date on the state of the planet's environment. Living Planet has won top awards for environmental programming, including gold and silver medals at the New York International Radio Festival, and has received a special United Nations gold award for an "outstanding radio program which best exemplifies the ideals and goals of the United Nations."


22 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Why Germany’s cheap food prices may need a rethink / French farmers look to natural pesticides to boost dwindling wine production / Norway steps up...

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, WYAP, KMXT, and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Uproar over new Polish law following tree 'massacre' / Calls for fossil fuel lobbyists to be excluded from UN climate talks / The last remaining ma...

Bought by KRZA, WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, WXDU, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Trump climate threats can't hold up UN talks in Bonn, but can the Great Lakes survive his budget cuts? And, making cities fit for the future. Pres...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, WYAP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KCHU and more


  • Added: May 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Feathered friends fly in for migratory bird day / The bees who buzz around downtown Toronto / Greek guerilla gardeners green up a dusty city / Pres...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WYAP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WNMU-FM, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Is fake news endangering the green energy transition? / Madrid bans polluting diesel. / Can E-scooters clean up Mexico city’s dirty air? / How acti...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, KUAF Public Radio, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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From sourcing superfoods to combating food waste, we explore the weird and wonderfu ways that people are living green. Presented by Charlotta Lomas

Bought by KRZA, WNMU-FM, WXDU, WMUU-LP, WYAP and more


  • Added: Apr 20, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 7
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The fight to protect Romania's precious old-growth forests from logging, and how energy scarcity makes forest protection in Zambia put livelihoods ...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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What Trump's executive order could mean for climate change policy / Why fire-devastated communities in Chile are rethinking forests / Meet the acti...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WXDU, WMUU-LP, WYAP, KMXT and more


  • Added: Apr 06, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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From hunters to the hunted: Why the big trophy game may soon be over for hunters / Great white sharks in decline / Czechs get a taste for radioacti...

Bought by WMUU-LP, CI Dolphin Radio, WYAP, WNMU-FM, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 30, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Weedkiller glyphosate, is it really safe for humans and the environment? / Did human-made warming cause Peru's devastating flooding? / Why alien eu...

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, KRZA, WMUU-LP, CI Dolphin Radio, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 8
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The politics of climate change and why we all need to be desperately optimistic about our future. Plus, a luxury snail spa that's all about slime. ...

Bought by KRZA, WMUU-LP, WNMU-FM, WYAP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 16, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Norway takes electric strides toward carbon neutrality / Kenyans look to micro-solar to meet growing energy demands / Why climate change is a gende...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, CI Dolphin Radio, WYAP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 09, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Belize has to choose between ecotourism and agriculture / Galapagos’ biodiversity is under threat and Bali is caught between conservation and islan...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Even educated fleas do it - the art of flirting in the animal kingdom. Plus, do cats fly? Apparently they do. Presented by Charlotta Lomas

Bought by WYAP, KRZA, WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The world ticks closer to Doomsday / Can tourism save the Great Barrier Reef? / China steps up with renewables / Morocco's mosques get a green make...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Wetlands may not be as sexy or eye-catching as coral reefs or lush rainforests but these diverse, complex landscapes play a vital ecological role. ...

Bought by WYAP, KRZA, WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 02, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Germans protest against industrial-scale farming / Venezuela seeks to solve food crisis with urban agriculture / Capetown farmers battle drought an...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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What might Donald Trump's presidency mean for US climate policy? As hops farmers feel the heat from climate change, scientists converge on the Worl...

Bought by KRZA, WMUU-LP, WNMU-FM, WXDU, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 19, 2017
  • Length: 29:58
  • Purchases: 6
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How Germany's industrial heartland became a center for environmental projects and Europe's Green Capital 2017, and how residents transformed a tras...

Bought by Troy Public Radio, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KRZA, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 12, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5