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.


273 Pieces

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The 2023 Goldman Environmental Prize winner from North America went toe-to-toe with one of the largest petrochemical companies in the world, Formos...

  • Added: May 12, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The world’s oceans are rapidly warming and recently hit an all-time temperature high. At the same time, the La Niña weather pattern is now shifting...

  • Added: May 05, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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In nature, some animals live far longer than humans, and some don’t appear to age at all. One species of jellyfish can continually revert back to a...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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This Earth Day Special from Living on Earth celebrates the planet with poetry, storytelling, and music, featuring an orchestral and choral work cal...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The EPA is proposing to cut the amount of toxic air pollutants industrial sources are allowed to emit. The targeted chemicals include known carcino...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Koalas begin life naked and tiny as a jellybean with none of the fur that makes them look so darn cuddly. As the little joeys grow inside their mot...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Jane Goodall is on a mission to protect habitat worldwide by empowering local communities to develop sustainably. And it all started when she was j...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The Environmental Protection Agency has announced strict new limits for PFAS chemicals in drinking water. If adopted, the proposed regulations will...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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A massive new oil drilling project in the Arctic just got the green light from President Biden despite his promises for no new drilling on federal ...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The White House has announced moves to start officially accounting for natural capital, the economic value of services provided by nature, when mak...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The train derailment in Ohio last month led to a controlled release and burn of vinyl chloride, which can produce the neurotoxin dioxin. Also, in a...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The burial of a nine-year-old enslaved girl on a plantation in Louisiana may halt construction of a new petrochemical plant on that land in the sta...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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An effort by oil giant ConocoPhillips to drill in Alaska on federal land is poised to move ahead if it can secure President Biden’s final approval....

  • Added: Feb 17, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Some scientists predict that without emergency conservation measures, Great Salt Lake will dry up completely in the next five years, devastating mi...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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The births of at least 11 North Atlantic Right Whales this season is a bright spot for a species on the brink of extinction. And safer lobstering g...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Sixteen municipalities in Puerto Rico sue the biggest fossil fuel companies alleging they knowingly contributed to climate change with their produc...

  • Added: Jan 27, 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: Jan 20, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Weather records are routinely being shattered across the United States, with recent severe rainstorms in California, freezing temperatures in Texas...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2023
  • Length: 29:00
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Cases like West Virginia v. EPA and legislation like the Inflation Reduction Act made 2022 a landmark year for environmental law, and now as 2023 g...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2023
  • 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 29, 2022
  • Length: 29:00