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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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, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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To try to address the biodiversity crisis that threatens as many as 1 million species with extinction, thousands of delegates from around the world...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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The United Nations is working towards creating a treaty to tackle the plastic crisis all the way from production to disposal – its full “life cycle...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Entanglement in lobster fishing gear is one of the biggest threats to endangered whales, so the Marine Stewardship Council has suspended its sustai...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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The United Nations climate talks in Egypt produced an unprecedented agreement for rich nations to pay for loss and damage from climate disasters in...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Wolf expert Rick McIntyre’s 2020 book "The Reign of Wolf 21" is the true love story of an alpha pair who lead their Yellowstone pack with grace, co...

  • Added: Nov 18, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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California Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom handily won re-election and now has 4 more years to work towards his goal of achieving carbon neutralit...

  • Added: Nov 11, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, known as Lula, is headed back to the Brazilian Presidency. In sharp contrast to defeated incumbent Jair Bolsonaro, Lula ...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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By some estimates there could be more plastic, by weight, than fish in the oceans in less than 30 years. A UN “Young Champion of the Earth” is help...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Fat Bear Week celebrates the bears of Katmai National Park in Alaska who stock up on plenty of fat reserves to get them through the long frigid Ala...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Some homes in the direct path of powerful Hurricane Ian were left intact and mostly unharmed thanks to strong doors, windows, and roofs mandated by...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Puerto Rico’s antiquated power grid has repeatedly failed catastrophically after hurricanes. Rooftop solar offers a more reliable way to power the ...

  • Added: Oct 07, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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For years solar and wind power have had on again, off again financial support from the US government, limiting renewable energy development to figh...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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King Charles III, the former Prince of Wales, has acceded to the throne and brings with him a lifelong passion for nature and environmental causes....

  • Added: Sep 16, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Scientists have understood for decades how global warming would put more moisture in the atmosphere, promoting climate disruption and extremes such...

  • Added: Sep 09, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Indonesian Borneo is home to Gunung Palung National Park, which hosts diverse species found nowhere else and is beloved by the people who live on t...

  • Added: Sep 01, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Plastic pollution is one of the biggest environmental threats to this planet, and according to a report by Beyond Plastics, greenhouse gas emission...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Electric vehicles are key to greening the transportation sector but most cars sold in the U.S. are still gas-powered. We’ll hear about what’s keepi...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Wolf expert Rick McIntyre’s 2020 book "The Reign of Wolf 21" is the true love story of an alpha pair who lead their Yellowstone pack with grace, co...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
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Underwater explorer Craig Foster dives nearly every day in the near-shore waters of South Africa and it’s here that he befriended an octopus, a rel...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2022
  • Length: 29:00