Becoming Green: Growing Environmental Awareness

Becoming Green: Growing Environmental Awareness

     
 

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Product Details

Release Date:
04/15/2008
UPC:
0783421423596
Rating:
NR
Source:
Wgbh / Pbs
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
3:47:00
Sales rank:
70,722

Special Features

Closed Caption; Car of the Future - Access to the Car of the Future Web site; Scene selection; Closed captions; Described video for the visually impaired; ; Solar Energy: Saved by the sun - Printable materials for educators; Access to the NOVA web site; Scene selection; Closed captions; Described video for the visually impaired; ; Global Warming - What's Up With the Weather? - Printable materias for educators; Access to the What's Up with the Weather? Web site; Scene selection; Closed captions

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Nova: Becoming Green - Growing Environmental Awareness - Car of the Future
1. Introduction [2:42]
2. Petroleum [8:09]
3. Rush Hour In Reykjavik [12:59]
4. The Hyper Car & Tesla [21:53]
5. Whose Responsibility? [8:28]
Disc #2 -- Solar Energy - Saved by the Sun
1. Introduction [3:16]
2. The Nuts and Bolts of Solar Power [10:55]
3. Power Hungry [12:16]
4. Lessons from Germany [19:32]
5. The Future of Solar Energy [8:42]
Disc #3 -- Global Warming - What's Up With the Weather?
1. Introduction [1:16]
2. What Does Science Know? [10:52]
3. Forensic Climatology [9:08]
4. How the Greenhouse Effects Works [10:06]
5. The Role of CO2 [10:36]
6. Forecasting A Century Of Change [15:33]
7. America's Relationship With Energy [12:49]
8. The Developing World and the Kyoto Protocol [14:44]
9. Energy Alternatives [15:29]
10. The Politics of Global Warming [13:07]
Disc #4 -- Rachel Carson's Silent Spring
1. Introduction [1:30]
3. Rachel Carson: Woman, Family Member, Scientist [13:11]
3. New Chemical Technologies [10:43]
4. Playing God with Chemicals [5:39]
5. Silent Spring is Published [13:07]
6. The Government Pays Attention [10:57]

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