Geography


Civilizations 55 min.

Examine a new theory that puts water at the center of how humans first stood upright, investigate how the birth of civilizations are dictated by their relationship to great rivers, learn how today’s “virtual water” has hidden the consequences of excess water use, find out if we can guarantee our water supplies in the future, and more.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

Crisis 55 min.

What is it like to live in a world without access to water? Investigate global changes in giant storms and floods across America, the over-use of aquifers around the world, the “mining” of underground water for profit, New York City’s plan to use nature for water treatment, and how an appreciation for the value of water can profoundly affect our understanding of this precious resource.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

H2O: The Molecule That Made Us 165 min.

Earth is alive because of liquid water and the human story is intimately connected to our relationship with it. But the growth of our civilizations has created a dangerous dependence on a precious resource that may be about to run out.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

Pulse 55 min.

There’s an inseparable bond between water and life–a few raindrops can cause deserts to bloom, water travels through trees in the Amazon to create giant rivers in the air, and migrating animals follow water around the planet. But the world is changing; drought-chasing scientists examine what happens when the pulse falters, showing how the flow of water is driven by its relationship with life.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! Reinventing New York 44 min.

Manhattan is an overwhelming rush, and people from all over the world are flooding into the city to experience it. This monster of a city attracts tourists interested in sightseeing as well as workers interested to take advantage of the growing economy. With this enormous number of people rushing in, Midtown Manhattan has become one of the most densely populated areas in the world. This brings up...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2019

Human 55 min.

Magical Land of Ozexplores how Australia’s mesmerizing wildlifehas adapted to survive in the human environment, including a flamboyant dancing peacock spider in a suburban garden.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Land 55 min.

This episode of Magical Land of Oz presents an exploration of one of the most magical lands on the planet. Its unique wildlife includes a tree-dwelling kangaroo, a spider that survives underwater, and a bird that spreads fire.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Magical Land of Oz 180 min.

Across Australia, as the dawn rises the marsupials go to bed - except for the ones that don't - because there are exceptions to every rule in this land of ancient wonders, big skies and jeweled seas. Magic does not have rules. It has splendid dragons, saltwater monsters and dancing spiders. The Magical Land of Oz offers a blue chip, continent-wide series ranging from the land's highest snow pea...

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Ocean 55 min.

This episode of Magical Land of Oz is a natural history exploration of Australia’s magical coasts and islands where three oceans create the perfect environment for whales, giant cuttlefish, and sharks.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

India On Film 96 min.

Narrated by Bollywood actor Rahul Bose, India on Film offers a unique glimpse of life in early 20th century India. Featuring previously unseen footage from the BFI national archive, the films provide an astonishing window into a vanished world. From vast processions of decorated elephants carrying India’s Maharajas to meet King George V, to scenes from Gandhi’s early fight for independence, witnes...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2019