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Season 2 Ep 5

Collapse of the Oceans

with Joshua Jackson

Season 2 Ep 4

National Insecurity

with Arnold Schwarzenegger

Season 2 Ep 2

Saving Miami

with Jack Black

Season 2 Ep 2

Storms of the Future

with Ian Somerhalder

Season 2 Ep 1

Blocking the Sun

with Cecily Strong

Season 2 Ep 1

Into the Light

with David Letterman

Season 1

Exclusive Interview with the President

with Thomas L. Friedman

Season 1 Ep 1

Climate Wars

with Thomas L. Friedman

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Meet the Survivors of Fuel Convoy Attacks

Although military bases on the U.S. are well-located to take advantage of solar power, many a still heavily reliant on fossil fuels. As a result, oil delivery convoys become easy targets for attack. Does it have to be this way? Arnold Schwarzenegger meets with survivors to learn more.

Meet the Survivors of Fuel Convoy Attacks

Although military bases on the U.S. are well-located to take advantage of solar power, many a still heavily reliant on fossil fuels. As a result, oil delivery convoys become easy targets for attack. Does it have to be this way? Arnold Schwarzenegger meets with survivors to learn more.

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Climate Change’s Threat to the U.S. Navy

Arnold Schwarzenegger visits Naval Station Norfolk, to learn from top officials about the risk of climate change. He finds out how sea level rise is a threat to U.S. security.

Climate Change’s Threat to the U.S. Navy

Arnold Schwarzenegger visits Naval Station Norfolk, to learn from top officials about the risk of climate change. He finds out how sea level rise is a threat to U.S. security.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Visits a U.S. Base Going Green

The U.S. military is the single largest consumer of oil of any entity in the world. Arnold Schwarzenegger learns how some bases are taking steps towards cleaner energy–and discovers why they haven’t gone further.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Visits a U.S. Base Going Green

The U.S. military is the single largest consumer of oil of any entity in the world. Arnold Schwarzenegger learns how some bases are taking steps towards cleaner energy–and discovers why they haven’t gone further.

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Gisele Speaks Out to Protect the Amazon

When Supermodel Gisele Bündchen heard that Brazil’s government planned on removing protections for the rainforest, she had to speak out. And President Michel Temer listened.

Sources:
[i] https://www.livescience.com/44235-amazon-rainforest-carbon-cycle-measured.html
[ii] https://www.statista.com/statistics/524216/us-carbon-dioxide-emissions-by-sector/
[iii] http://wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/where_we_work/amazon/amazon_threats/unsustainable_cattle_ranching/
[iv] https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/20/gisele-brazil-environment-president-michel-temer
[v] http://www.cattlenetwork.com/news/industry/environmentalists-urge-brazils-president-not-rollback-amazon-protection

Gisele Speaks Out to Protect the Amazon

When Supermodel Gisele Bündchen heard that Brazil’s government planned on removing protections for the rainforest, she had to speak out. And President Michel Temer listened.

Sources:
[i] https://www.livescience.com/44235-amazon-rainforest-carbon-cycle-measured.html
[ii] https://www.statista.com/statistics/524216/us-carbon-dioxide-emissions-by-sector/
[iii] http://wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/where_we_work/amazon/amazon_threats/unsustainable_cattle_ranching/
[iv] https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/20/gisele-brazil-environment-president-michel-temer
[v] http://www.cattlenetwork.com/news/industry/environmentalists-urge-brazils-president-not-rollback-amazon-protection

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The Business Case for Climate Action

Bradley Whitford meets with some unexpected supporters of climate action at a cocktail party in D.C. First, a Republican member of Congress—Carlos Curbelo, who concerned about the impacts of climate change on his Florida district. Then, he hears the business case for climate action from Brad Figel, VP of Public Affairs for Mars.

The Business Case for Climate Action

Bradley Whitford meets with some unexpected supporters of climate action at a cocktail party in D.C. First, a Republican member of Congress—Carlos Curbelo, who concerned about the impacts of climate change on his Florida district. Then, he hears the business case for climate action from Brad Figel, VP of Public Affairs for Mars.

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#ClimateFacts: Worse Wildfires

Wildfires are burning bigger, hotter and longer due to climate change.

SOURCES:
[i] http://www.climatecentral.org/wgts/wildfires/Wildfires2012.pdf
[ii] http://www.sciencemag.org/content/early/2006/07/06/science.1128834?explicitversion=true
[iii] http://www.ltrr.arizona.edu/~tswetnam/tws-pdf/AllenEtal-EApaper.pdf
[iv] https://grist.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/gude_manuscript_4-24-09_color.pdf; https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/green/news/2009/09/01/6643/what-a-1-degree-temperature-increase-means-for-wildfires/
[v] https://www.usda.gov/oce/climate_change/effects_2012/FS_Climate1114%20opt.pdf; https://thinkprogress.org/climate-change-will-double-area-burned-in-u-s-wildfires-by-2050-report-warns-d49d7d0a5de7#.wbz80zg4b
[vi] https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/1104422/
[vii] http://www.pnas.org/content/107/50/21256.full; Thomas Swetnam

#ClimateFacts: Worse Wildfires

Wildfires are burning bigger, hotter and longer due to climate change.

SOURCES:
[i] http://www.climatecentral.org/wgts/wildfires/Wildfires2012.pdf
[ii] http://www.sciencemag.org/content/early/2006/07/06/science.1128834?explicitversion=true
[iii] http://www.ltrr.arizona.edu/~tswetnam/tws-pdf/AllenEtal-EApaper.pdf
[iv] https://grist.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/gude_manuscript_4-24-09_color.pdf; https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/green/news/2009/09/01/6643/what-a-1-degree-temperature-increase-means-for-wildfires/
[v] https://www.usda.gov/oce/climate_change/effects_2012/FS_Climate1114%20opt.pdf; https://thinkprogress.org/climate-change-will-double-area-burned-in-u-s-wildfires-by-2050-report-warns-d49d7d0a5de7#.wbz80zg4b
[vi] https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/1104422/
[vii] http://www.pnas.org/content/107/50/21256.full; Thomas Swetnam

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Is Methane Clean?

Is methane really a cleaner fuel than coal? New York Times journalist Mark Bittman talks to scientists from across the U.S. to find out.

Is Methane Clean?

Is methane really a cleaner fuel than coal? New York Times journalist Mark Bittman talks to scientists from across the U.S. to find out.

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Music Video – All My Days by Alexi Murdoch

Music video set to the song ‘All My Days’ by singer-songwriter Alexi Murdoch, using footage from season 1 of YEARS of LIVING DANGEROUSLY.

Music Video – All My Days by Alexi Murdoch

Music video set to the song ‘All My Days’ by singer-songwriter Alexi Murdoch, using footage from season 1 of YEARS of LIVING DANGEROUSLY.

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#ClimateFacts: The World’s Biggest Polluters

Who are the biggest polluters in the world? In 2006, China became the world’s largest greenhouse gas polluter. But a closer look at the numbers tells a more complicated story.

#ClimateFacts: The World’s Biggest Polluters

Who are the biggest polluters in the world? In 2006, China became the world’s largest greenhouse gas polluter. But a closer look at the numbers tells a more complicated story.

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Against the Wind starring America Ferrera

All across the U.S., organizations like the Heartland Institute are sending out ambassadors armed with pro-fossil fuel propaganda to influence your local lawmakers. America Ferrera travels to Kansas to learn about how farmers are benefitting from wind power, but one man is standing in their way.

Against the Wind starring America Ferrera

All across the U.S., organizations like the Heartland Institute are sending out ambassadors armed with pro-fossil fuel propaganda to influence your local lawmakers. America Ferrera travels to Kansas to learn about how farmers are benefitting from wind power, but one man is standing in their way.

Cecily Strong

Correspondent

Why I'm involved

I like the idea of this show, because it humanizes climate change, and it makes it something that I can understand.

Cecily Strong

Bradley Whitford

Correspondent

Why I'm involved

It's irresponsible for us to leave our kids a damaged planet.

Bradley Whitford

Nikki Reed

Correspondent

Why I'm involved

I’m learning as much on this trip as everybody else will when they’re watching it. I’m a student here.

Nikki Reed