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Living Planet: Environment Matters ~ from DW

Series produced by DW ~ Deutsche Welle

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Living Planet: Environment stories from around the world

The half-hour radio show makes the environment matter to you.

Exploring topics that touch our lives every day, from the food we eat to the waste from products we consume - not to mention all creatures great and small - this award-winning program tells environment stories from around the world.

As humankind's impact on the planet becomes more evident, there is a growing need for independent and impartial environmental reporting. Living Planet delves into important environmental issues, investigates green technologies and visits innovative conservation projects to keep 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." Hide full description

Exploring topics that touch our lives every day, from the food we eat to the waste from products we consume - not to mention all creatures great and small - this award-winning program tells environment stories from around the world. As humankind's impact on the planet becomes more evident, there is a growing need for independent and impartial environmental reporting. Living Planet delves into important environmental issues, investigates green technologies and visits innovative conservation projects to keep 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... Show full description


8 Pieces

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Living Planet: The new gold rush We live on a planet of finite resources but our demand for new consumer products and technologies keeps growing. T...

Bought by WYAP, WNMU-FM, WFIU, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Tree "massacre" in Poland / How are the Inuit coping with climate change? / Iraq's wetland paradise under threat / Saving a red-feathered treasure ...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KRZA, KVSC, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Festive feast from around the world... Wine producers vs. wild boars in Italy / Bugs on the menu in Kenya / Costa Rica coffee growers go green / V...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KUPR low power FM, WYAP, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Canada debates whether its Mounties should be wearing muskrat hats, French farmers try to come to terms with increased numbers of brown bears, and ...

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KRZA, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Dec 22, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 9
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The sea turtles of Fiji’s Mana Island / The CO2 threat to our ocean-dwellers - Cold water corals in a warming climate / Not just monkey business in...

Bought by KCHU, WFIU, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KUPR low power FM, WXDU and more


  • Added: Dec 14, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Building with wood is often associated with deforestation. But it's becoming an increasingly popular material used for sustainable building project...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WNMU-FM, KUPR low power FM, WYAP, KWIT and more


  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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If the world fails to limit global warming to a maximum 2-degree target, the Earth could be on course for a potentially catastrophic temperature ri...

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WNMU-FM, KUPR low power FM, KMXT and more


  • Added: Nov 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 9