Archive for February, 2009

Sylvia Earle: Here's how to protect the blue heart of the planet!

Sylvia Earle: Here's how to protect the blue heart of the planet!

[wpvideo EJUorn1A] “We’ve got to somehow stabilize our connection to nature so that in 50 years from now, 500 years, 5,000 years from now there will still be a wild system and respect for what it takes to sustain us.” Sylvia Earle Legendary ocean researcher Sylvia Earle shares astonishing images of the ocean — and […]

'''What have we measured, what do we know.."   A conversation about physics with Lisa Randall.

”’What have we measured, what do we know.." A conversation about physics with Lisa Randall.

Charlie Rose: A discussion about theoretical physics with Harvard professor Lisa Randall. Her book is called “Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of The Universe’s Hidden Dimensions”. A short second segment: With Harvard biology professor Edward O. Wilson. His latest book is “The Creation: An Appeal to Save Life on Earth”. total run time 56 mins.

Bonnie Raitt and Dolores Huerta ... making the world a better place.

Bonnie Raitt and Dolores Huerta … making the world a better place.

[vodpod id=Groupvideo.2123732&w=425&h=350&fv=] Bonnie Raitt and Dolores Huerta Bonnie Raitt: legendary musician, feminist, activist. Dolores Huerta: legendary organizer, feminist, activist. Two women who both achieved great successes in their fields and who are not stopping anytime soon. But while one was marching on the streets for migrant laborers, the other was headlining concerts bringing attention to […]

Big Cat Love !

Big Cat Love !

[wpvideo pr22qQmO] The amazing true story of a zoo-born lion cub who began his life in the pet department of Harrods and returned to Africa to lead his own pride. Christian’s discovery by Bill Travers in a furniture store in the King’s Road, London, was the beginning of an incredible journey back to the wild. […]

Who's Keeping Burger King Workers Below the Poverty Line?

Who’s Keeping Burger King Workers Below the Poverty Line?

Who’s Keeping Burger King Workers Below the Poverty Line? ======== [vodpod id=Groupvideo.2105026&w=425&h=350&fv=] What would you do with an extra $18,000 in your pocket? That’s the amount of extra cash each and every Burger King employee in America would have received last year if Goldman Sachs (one of the fast-food chain’s largest owners) had shared its […]