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Journey to Planet Earth

Extreme Realities: Severe Weather, Climate Change, and Our National Security (#801)

The program explores how extreme weather is already affecting the geopolitical landscape and points to innovations that can help us adapt to the increased probability of heat waves, hurricanes, floods and droughts. [56 minutes] TV-PG Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This series makes environmental issues understandable, accessible and personal. Each episode examines a specific ecological problem from multiple viewpoints (scientific, economic, political and historical), as well as efforts by different communities to address the problems.

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