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.


182 Pieces

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Fine particulate matter produced from fossil fuel combustion is known to cause numerous health issues, and a recent study finds that this pollution...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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The climates of North America and Europe depend on tropical heat circulated by massive system of currents in the Atlantic Ocean. But research shows...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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Despite rising global temperatures and an increase in climate change-related natural disasters, climate denial still runs rampant. Renowned climate...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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The coldest air to visit Texas in a decade killed dozens, crippled the state’s power grid and revealed the risks of extreme deregulation. How Ameri...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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Insects far outnumber us on this planet, and they’ve shaped the course of human history. Stories about the ancient relationship between human socie...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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India is experiencing dramatic climate impacts that are hitting farmers especially hard. On top of that, the Indian government recently passed legi...

  • Added: Feb 12, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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President Biden has signed detailed executive orders focused on protecting the environment and fighting against climate change, laying the groundwo...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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The Biden Administration is making big and early moves to tackle the climate crisis and show the rest of the world and major investors that the U.S...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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Hours after taking the oath of office, President Biden signed several executive orders to restore environmental protections removed by his predeces...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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President-elect Biden’s Attorney General pick, Judge Merrick Garland, has ruled over many environmental rules and regulations while on the U.S. Cou...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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The Democratic victories for both of the Senate seats in Georgia’s runoff elections are thanks in part to the state’s environmental voters, who are...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2021
  • 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 28, 2020
  • 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 21, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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Environmental destruction and habitat loss can feel overwhelming, but the trend can be reversed, as people around the world reclaim land and help m...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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Every year, several hundred intrepid hikers walk all the way from Mexico to Canada, along the Pacific Crest Trail. At more than twenty-six hundred ...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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The new novel Migrations is set in a future world where polar bears, chimpanzees and wolves are extinct. For the novel’s protagonist, this mass ext...

  • Added: Dec 04, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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Thanksgiving is a time for many US families and friends to gather and be thankful, but for Native Americans it can also be a reminder of the displa...

  • Added: Nov 27, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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Oysters can be eaten in many ways beyond the half-shell, and when farmed correctly they help nourish local economies and ecosystems. Celebrity chef...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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The massive effort to transition power from one President to his successor must lay a strong foundation for the key priorities President-elect Joe ...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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Some Republicans see opportunity for bipartisanship with a Democratic president, especially on the climate. How climate solutions can find support ...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2020
  • Length: 29:00