We travel across the globe and meet the people behind the most fascinating environmental, health and technological innovations in a bid for sustainable solutions to our changing world. Every other Sunday at 8.40 pm.
After one of the driest periods in history, 2014 is on track to be the hottest since record began. How do we adapt to these extreme climate conditions which may be here to stay ?
2014-10-19 carbon emissions
Greenhouse gas emissions are rising at the fastest rate in three decades. Meteorologists warn the world is running out of time. In this episode, the Down to Earth team explores...
Rising sea levels are an inevitable consequence of global warming. Scientific research indicates that sea levels worldwide have been rising at a rate of 0.14 inches (3.5...
Tiny plastic particles, barely visible, are infecting the world's sea and oceans, where they're being eaten by fish and other aquatic species before making their way up the food...
Biomimicry is the science of mimicking life. Have millions of years of evolution churned out all the answers?