Living on Earth: Extra

Series produced by Living On Earth

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LOE half-hour weekly extra program.

This is the series for the half-hour weekly extra program.


287 Pieces

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2023 saw some notable environmental decisions in U.S. federal and state courts, from the Supreme Court’s removal of some wetlands protections to th...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2024
  • Length: 29:00
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From care and concern for endangered animals that could be among the last of their kind, to uncommon encounters with common rabbits, and more, this...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Native American myths and tales help us endure or even enjoy the short days and long nights of winter. Living on Earth’s annual celebration of stor...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Author and animal whisperer Sy Montgomery’s latest book, Of Time and Turtles: Mending the World, Shell by Shattered Shell features miraculous stori...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The very first bill that Speaker Mike Johnson passed through the House would block environmental justice efforts and gut many energy and climate pr...

  • Added: Dec 08, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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COP28 President Sultan Al Jaber is also CEO of the UAE national oil company Adnoc, which according to leaked internal documents has used the COP pr...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The world is way off track from the Paris Agreement goal to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. A new joint statement on fighting the climate cri...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The “Three Sisters” of corn, beans, and squash all grow together in a symbiotic planting relationship. A Chickasaw chef shares recipes and the sign...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The man leading the upcoming UN climate talks in Dubai heads the United Arab Emirates’ state oil company. Inside the public relations campaign to g...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Striking auto workers won higher wages, better benefits, and more ability to unionize electric vehicle battery plants that supply the “Big Three” U...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Wealthy nations have agreed to pay low-income countries for some of the loss and damage caused by the climate crisis. But rich and poor nations are...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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A study finds that prey animals on the savanna like giraffes, zebras, warthogs and impalas are more afraid of human conversation than the growls of...

  • Added: Oct 20, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Pope Francis is back with an even bolder update to Laudato Si’, his climate change encyclical. His new text “Laudate Deum” takes on climate denial ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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As the 2024 campaign season heats up, some young Republicans want their party to move on from climate denial and offer solutions. Also, the spacecr...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Ninety years after the creation of the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Biden administration is mobilizing a national workforce to tackle today’s c...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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In 2022 the US EPA opened a civil rights investigation into whether the State of Louisiana overburdens Black communities along “Cancer Alley” with ...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Marine protected areas in Turkey show the power of setting aside some space for nature. Also, if you combine hydrogen and oxygen in a fuel cell, yo...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Some Florida sugarcane growers near the Everglades still use the archaic method of burning fields to remove the tops and leaves before harvesting t...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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New York state has adopted a law aimed at using federal funds to boost public power from renewables and shut down six polluting “peaker” gas power ...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2023
  • Length: 29:00