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Big Ideas for a Small Planet

A documentary series focusing on environmental topics, featuring interviews with forward-thinking designers and a look at green products and alternative ideas.

Premiered: April 17, 2007

Rating: TV-PG

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Episode 13: Babies Season 3, Episode 12 Oct 27, 2009 Paid

The choices new parents make have a crucial impact on their babies and the environment. Can we imagine a world where all babies are raised green? Ideas include frozen organic baby food, green diapers and the eco-friendly baby store. Featuring Liane Weintraub and Shannan Swanson of Tasty Baby, journalist Katrina Heron, Simran Sethi, author of “Raising Baby Green” Dr. Alan Greene, model/entrepreneur Cindy Crawford, Tereson Dupuy of Fuzzibunz and Paige Goldberg Tomach and Soleil Moon Frye of Little Seed.

Episode 12: Games Season 3, Episode 11 Oct 20, 2009 Paid

Games bring people together across the globe but rarely have the power to change the world. Can we imagine playing games to save the planet? Ideas include a green football team, role-playing the future and xtreme green sports. Featuring Tim Sexton, Philadelphia Eagles consultant on Go Green, Jessy Tolkan, Allen Hershkowitz, Jamais Cascio from Superstruct, and Jeff Wilson of Quiksilver.

Episode 11: Communities Season 3, Episode 10 Oct 13, 2009 Paid

As communities expand due to urban sprawl, people consume more resources. Can we imagine working together to make communities greener? Ideas include a green youth movement, urban community farming and green towns. Featuring Chloe Maxmin of the Climate Action Club, Majora Carter, Vijay Vaitheeswaran, Simran Sethi, Dr. David Suzuki, Will Allen of Growing Power, Jessy Tolkan of the Energy Action Coaltion and Steve Nygran of Serenbe.

Episode 7: Habitats Season 3, Episode 7 Sep 15, 2009 Paid

As the human population grows and develops, we destroy the homes of animals. Can we imagine living in harmony with all species? Ideas include growing coral, animal estates and reinventing the museum of natural history. Featuring Ken Nedimyer of the Coral Restoration Project, David Mizejewski, Simran Sethi, Dr. David Suzuki, artist Fritz Haeg, wildlife guide Charlotte Corkran and John Aikin.

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  • Premiered: April 17, 2007
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:5 out of 5 (2 ratings)
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