Chasing ice by Orlowski, JeffChronicles the efforts of nature photographer James Balog to document the receding of the Solheim glacier in Iceland, a consequence of climate change and global warming, in which strategically placed cameras would take one picture every hour for three years.
Frozen planet by Berlowitz, Vanessa.The Arctic and Antarctic remain the greatest wildernesses on Earth. The scale and beauty of the scenery and the sheer power of the elements, the weather, the rough ocean and the ice, is unmatched anywhere else on our planet. tells the compelling story of animals such as the wandering albatross, the adelie penguin and the polar bear, and paints a portrait that will take your breath away, at a moment when, melting fast, the frozen regions of our planet may soon be changed forever.
Call Number: VIDEO G590 .F794 2012 vol.1, vol.2 video
Call Number: VIDEO QB631.2 .O97 2011 vol.1, vol.2, vol. 3
Power surge : are we finally on the brink of a clean energy revolution? by Hamilton, Doug.Can emerging technology defeat global warming? Travel the globe to reveal the surprising technologies that just might turn back the clock on climate change. Focusing on the latest and greatest innovations, including everything from artificial trees to green reboots of familiar technologies like coal and nuclear energy, Nova asks: 'Can our technology, which helped create this problem, now solve it?'
Call Number: VIDEO TD195 .E49 N68 2011
The story of oil by Smith, Richard.The age of oil -- Into the ocean -- Oil from rock -- Made from oil -- Oil genie unleashed -- Rise in demand -- The global supply -- Climate consequences -- A world off-balance -- Global warming -- The end is coming.
Call Number: VIDEO TN870 .C942 2010
The Antarctica challenge : a global warning by Terry, Mark.Explores the past, present and future of scientific exploration on the world's most mysterious continent with a focus on announcing the latest discoveries on the issue of climate change. From Ernest Shackleton's first scientific expedition 100 years ago to today's scientists, old, new and yet unreleased data raise questions about what is happening on Antarctica and its impact on the rest of the world.
Call Number: QC903 .A583 2010
Cool it by Lomborg, Bjørn.In this film, author Bjorn Lomborg (The Skeptical Environmentalist) asks us to question the facts and the solutions. Why are we spending so much money on "green" initiatives...for such little gain? Are there better ways to solve the problems? How else could that money be spent? No matter what our opinions are on the environmental movement, the film asks the viewer to rethink their opinion.