Bioneers - Revolution From the Heart of Nature

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The Bioneers: Revolution From the Heart of Nature is an award-winning 13-part annual radio series.

This series features “the Bioneers” – social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for people and planet. It’s leading-edge – charismatic – provocative – hopeful – timely and timeless. These are ardent voices of brilliant visionaries with both feet on the ground. They span the arc of the human endeavor transforming today’s crises into a future environment of hope. Produced by Bioneers, an internationally acclaimed nonprofit educational organization. Learn more at www.bioneers.org.

Released each July, the 28:30 minute shows are available to stations here at PRX for FREE. Many of our hundreds of U.S. and international stations air the Bioneers series 52 weeks a year by accessing our library of nearly 150 evergreen programs. Some air groups of shows as specials for Earth Day and as part of special fund-drive programming. Learn more at: http://media.bioneers.org/radio-series. Hide full description

This series features “the Bioneers” – social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for people and planet. It’s leading-edge – charismatic – provocative – hopeful – timely and timeless. These are ardent voices of brilliant visionaries with both feet on the ground. They span the arc of the human endeavor transforming today’s crises into a future environment of hope. Produced by Bioneers, an internationally acclaimed nonprofit educational organization. Learn more at www.bioneers.org.Released each July, the 28:30 minute shows are available to stations here at PRX for FREE. Many of our hundreds of U.S. and international stations air the Bioneers series 52 weeks a year by accessing our library of nearly 150 evergreen programs. Some air groups of shows as specials for Earth Day... Show full description


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144 Pieces

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Caption: Naomi Klein
Climate change is more than an “issue.” According to renowned author and activist Naomi Klein, “It’s a civilizational wake-up call delivered in the...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Dr. James Gordon
World-renowned psychiatrist Dr. James S. Gordon of the Center for Mind Body Medicine has trained thousands of teachers globally to advance ancient ...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Sister Simone Campbell
When we allow our hearts to be broken open by hearing the stories of our fellow human beings, we build community and compassion. That is the passio...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Rebecca Moore
New, democratized access to powerful analytical and mapping tools is transforming our understanding of the natural world – and with it, our ability...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Nalini Nadkarni
“Queen of the forest canopy” Nalini Nadkarni is riding a new current of innovative scientists uncovering previously unexplored wonders in the fores...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Kimberle Crenshaw (foreground) with Eve Ensler
When Donald Trump rode a wave of white anxiety into the White House, it was part of a backlash to the Obama presidency, one that revealed an increa...

  • Added: Jul 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Henk Ovink, Credit: Peter Magielsen
In the face of global climate disruption, two billion people worldwide will be challenged by too much water, and nearly another two billion by not ...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Kevin Powell
There is a growing movement to redefine manhood, and to address ways that violence is baked into our cultural expectations of masculinity. Courageo...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Carl Safina
Calling someone an “animal” means they’re less than human – not worthy of respect, rights, or even of life itself. But in truth -- and in biologica...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Mark Plotkin, Credit: Courtesy Richie / Amazon Conservation Team
As we hurtle into the Sixth Age of Extinctions, we face the cataclysmic loss of half the world’s biological diversity. 80% of the remaining biodive...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Alex Eaton
Small farmers around the world are building an agro-ecological revolution based on self-sufficiency, food security, and freedom from fossil fuels a...

  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: James Nestor
In the late 20th century, a handful of scientists proved that aquatic mammals have advanced communication capabilities and a consciousness striking...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
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Today in the fossil fuel-induced age of escalating climate disruption, the joker in the deck is the climate imperative to transition rapidly off fo...

  • Added: May 22, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Janine Benyus
The genius of nature’s design, recipes and principles is serving as the inspiration for redesigning human civilization. This Biomimicry revolution ...

  • Added: May 15, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Trathen Heckman
In neighborhoods across the country, citizens are building community resilience – one shovelful and one backyard at a time. Visionary citizen resto...

  • Added: May 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Sandra Steingraber
Women’s truths, perspectives and voices have been largely missing from the global conversation, but that is beginning to change as women awaken to ...

  • Added: May 01, 2019
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Shailja Patel
Shailja Patel's unique artistry is a provocative smash up of genres. She's a slam poetry champion and star of her award-winning, one-woman play “Mi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: John Wick
How does a virtue become a vice? How does a basic building block of life turn into a threat to life? And how do you turn that vice back into a virt...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Jessica Rimington, Credit: Photo By Sunshine Velasco - Survival Media Agency
Dynamic young people are surmounting considerable social and economic obstacles by following their dreams to create a better world. Jessica Riming...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:30