Posted on February 3, 2011 by Lynn Hasselberger
Half of the forests that existed at the dawn of agriculture has since been destroyed.
Watch this stunning 7-minute film, Of Forests and Men–the official film for the launch of the International Year of the Forests, a global platform to celebrate people’s action to sustainably manage the world’s forests.
The United Nations mandated Yann Arthus-Bertrand to produce this film, which will be (more…)
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Posted on November 16, 2010 by Lynn Hasselberger
Photo courtesy of Mr. Ramon Terrado of ArcticNet
02.09.11 Update: In January, 2011, the area of Arctic sea ice coverage was at its smallest since satellite records began–1.27 million sq km less than the 1979-2000 average.
If you’d like to sponsor this film (your logo appears on credits and on film’s website), please email info@myEARTH360.com.
The Polar Explorer–The Official COP16 Film by award-winning documentary filmmaker Mark Terry–premieres March 15,2011 at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, DC. It’s a film you won’t want to miss.
What is COP16? The sixteenth Conference of the Parties (COP) as part of The United Nations Climate Change Conference which took place in Cancun, Mexico, 29 November to 10 December 2010..
The trailer… (more…)
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Posted on July 22, 2010 by Lynn Hasselberger
Haiti’s food crisis and post-quake opportunities for sustainability.
Hands That Feed is a non-profit documentary film that I hope you’ll help support. It explores the agricultural collapse in Haiti, its role in the post-earthquake food crisis, and the emerging grassroots development models that seek to restore Haiti’s food supply and environment.
Bill Clinton told the Senate Foreign (more…)
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Posted on July 6, 2010 by Lynn Hasselberger
Check out this Greenpeace video… breath-taking footage of sea life beneath the melting Arctic ice:
Be on the lookout for a new documentary: The Polar Explorer. Mark Terry, filmmaker of the award-winning The Antarctica Challenge: A Global Warning, chronicles a scientific expedition crossing of the Northwest Passage and new climate data from both the Arctic and Antarctica.
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