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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."


13 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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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 KRZA, WMUU-LP, CI Dolphin Radio, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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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
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Sweet sounds of nature... The lit-hopper behind the Rapper's Guide to Climate Chaos / Scientists turning climate data into music / How beatboxing w...

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


  • Added: Jan 05, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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With most of the world's population now living in urban areas, cities will need to adapt and prepare for climate change. Some are already rising to...

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, KCEI 90.1 FM Red River/Taos, NM, WMUU-LP, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 29, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6