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Understanding Outdoor Experiences and their impacts
How does the media influence the way we view nature? Can it actually have any real world impacts on the way we live our lives?
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The Story of Stuff (2007) - Ch.5: Consumption

The Story of Stuff http://www.storyofstuff.com will take you on a provocative tour of our consumer-driven culture — from resource extraction to iPod incinera...
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Visualizing Our Ecological Footprint

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2011/03/22/Resilient_Cities_Urbanism_in_the_Age_of_Climate_Change Architect and urban planner Peter Calthorpe visualizes hu...
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TEDxNYED - April 28, 2012 - Jaimie Cloud

Jaimie Cloud, Founder and President of The Cloud Institute for Sustainability Education, is a thought leader in the field of Education for Sustainability. Sh...
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Warning To the People of Earth - Part 2

William Rees is the co-creator of the Eco-Footprint concept. He has measured humanity's use of the planet's resource, and what he has discovered is frighteni...
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Graham Hill: Why I'm a weekday vegetarian | Video on TED.com

TED Talks We all know the arguments that being vegetarian is better for the environment and for the animals -- but in a carnivorous culture, it can be hard to make the change. Graham Hill has a powerful, pragmatic suggestion: Be a weekday veg.
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Food web: Visualizing and Understanding Interdependence in Nature

How species depend on each other for food and sustainance...
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1. Climate Change -- the scientific debate

A basic look at how climate scientists infer that man-made carbon gases are changing the climate, and how this view is contradicted by other climate scientis...
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2. Climate Change -- the objections

This video, the second in the series, looks at alternative hypotheses explaining global warming. I am only looking at alternative hypotheses put forward by r...
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Stephen Schneider talks to 52 Climate Change Skeptics [PART 1]

Professor Stephen Schneider fields concerns and misinformation from joe public. ---------------------------- The late Stephen Schneider was the Professor of ...
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Australian Alps National Parks web site home page

Australian Alps National Parks web site home page | Understanding Outdoor Experiences and their impacts | Scoop.it
The Australian Alps national parks are a cooperative management program between NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, ACT Parks and Conservation Service, Parks Victoria and Department of the Environment and Heritage.
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The Story of Stuff (2007) - Ch.1: Introduction

The Story of Stuff http://www.storyofstuff.com will take you on a provocative tour of our consumer-driven culture — from resource extraction to iPod incinera...
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Charles Moore: Sailing the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating waste of plastic trash...
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The Climate Question: Degrees of Change - Part 1

Climate Change has become one of the biggest, most complex issues of our time. And the warnings from some of the world's leading scientists are getting loude...
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New research: synthetic nitrogen destroys soil carbon, undermines soil health

New research: synthetic nitrogen destroys soil carbon, undermines soil health | Understanding Outdoor Experiences and their impacts | Scoop.it
Just precisely what does all of that nitrogen ferilizer do to the soil?“Fertilizer is good for the father and bad for the sons.”–Dutch saying For all of its ecological baggage, sy...
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Warning To the People of Earth - Part 1

William Rees is the co-creator of the Eco-Footprint concept. He has measured humanity's use of the planet's resource, and what he has discovered is frighteni...
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Eric Berlow: How complexity leads to simplicity | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Ecologist Eric Berlow doesn't feel overwhelmed when faced with complex systems. He knows that more information can lead to a better, simpler solution.
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The Ice Age

What was the Ice Age? How do we know it happened? And will it happen again? This video should by rights be called "The Ice Age Made Easy", but I want to rese...
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James Hansen: Why I must speak out about climate change | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Top climate scientist James Hansen tells the story of his involvement in the science of and debate over global climate change.
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The Most Terrifying Video You'll Ever See

Over 8 million total views. Now there's a book: "...superbly crafted...A must read." -Gen. Anthony Zinni, US CENTCOM Commander (Ret.) "This book trumps most ...
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