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Also, excellent videos of presentations at TED and MITWorld.
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National Geographic and other sources.

Important local source of climate science information by Dr. Ray Weymann
Central Coast Climate Science Education

Fresh Air.  Scent of Pine.   Website  /  All Videos  /  Global Warming 101  /  Global Warming Basics  /  Atmosphere
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06-2012  Video:  Climate Change on Earth and Other Planets
 2 hours, 42 minutes  /  Boulder, Colorado
                   28:00  Jim Toon  -  Planetary Scientist  -  Goldilocks Zone, Venus - Earth - Mars
                   41:00  James Hansen  -  Climate Scientist  -  Increasing CO2 and the Greenhouse Effect
                   54:00  Karen Rice  -  Hydrologist  -  Acidification of Earth due to Human Activities
                   1 hr, 14 min  David Grinspoon  -  Astrobiologist  -  Impact of Climate Change on Earth and Life
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06-2012  Video:  Sea-Level Rise for the Coasts of California, Oregon & Washington: Past, Present, Future
                  
National Academies  /  5 min  /  Free Booklet Download
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06-2012  Booklet & Video:  Climate Change: Lines of Evidence, Impacts and Choices 
/  National Academies
                  
Complete Video 26 min
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04-2012  Congressional Hearing Video:  Impacts of Rising Sea Levels on Domestic Infrastructures
 1 hr, 40 min
                   Scroll video forward to the 20-minute mark for the start of the hearing
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03-2012  Video:  Big Picture Conversation with Great Minds:  Climate Scientist Michael Mann
  /  58 min
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02-2012  Video:  Climate Scientist James Hansen TED Talk - Why I Must Speak Out About Climate Change
 18 min
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12-2011  Video:  Effectively Communicating Climate Science 
/  AGU Fall Meeting  /  1.8 hours
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12-2011  Video:  Brian Cox - A Night With the Stars 
1 hour lecture at the Royal Institution of Great Britain
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11-2011  Video:  U.S. Navy Task Force Climate Change 
1 hour
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11-2011  Video:  The Economics of Climate Change 
44 min
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09-2011  Video:  Climate 101
  /  Bill Nye the Science Guy  /  Climate Reality Project  /  4 min
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09-2011  Video:  Status of Climate Change Science
  /  Chris Field  /  Stanford University  /  15 min
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08-2011  Video:  Sea Level Rise: An Integrated Regional Climate Strategy: An Impossible Dream?
/  Will Travis  /  1 hour
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08-2011  Video:  How the Earth Was Made: Everest
  /  History Channel  /  44 min
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06-2011  Video:  Preparing for a Low-Carbon Economy
  /  Doug Smith  /  Village Green Global  /  55 min
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04-2011  Video:  Rethinking Climate Change: The Past 150 Years and Next 100 Years
  /  MIT  /  2.2 hours
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03-2011  Video:  Climate Change Basics
  /  Dr. Ray Weymann  /  50 minutes
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05-2010  Congressional Hearing Video:  Climate Science in the Political Arena
  2.5 hours  PDF Transcript
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05-2010  Congressional Hearing Video:  The Foundation of Climate Science 
2 hours  PDF Transcript
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04-2010  Video:  Communicating Climate Change Science 
/  Columbia University  /  2 hours
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xx-2010  Video:  Around the World in 90 Minutes
  /  Narrated views from the ISS and the world below  /  1 hour, 17 min  /  HD  
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01-2010  Video:  2009 Second Warmest Year on Record
   3.3 min  /  NASA News Release
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12-2009  Video:  One Degree Matters
  /  European Environment Agency  1 hour
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12-2009  Congressional Hearing Video:  The State of Climate Science
  /  Two parts, 1 hour each  /  PDF Transcript
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12-2009  Video:  Communicating Climate Science in a Changing Media Landscape
  /  Heidi Cullen  /  Stanford  /  1 hour
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05-2009  Video:  HOME
  /  Yann Arthus-Bertrand  /  Excellent film about human impact on Earth  /  1.5 hours  /  HD
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11-2008  Video:  Glacier and Ice-Sheet Dynamics in a Warming World 
/  Dr. Gwenn Flowers  /  1 hour
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09-2008  Congressional Hearing Video:  Investing in the Future: R&D Needs to Meet America's Energy and Climate
                  Challenges
  /  1.4 hours  /  PDF Transcript
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03-2008  Video:  Why Earth Science? 
6.5 min
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xx-2008  Video:  Earth: The Climate Wars
  /  Dr. Iain Stewart, BBC
                   Episode 1 1 hour  /  Episode 2 1 hour  /  Episode 3 1 hour
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07-2006  Report:  Our Changing Climate: Assessing the Risks to California
  /  PDF  /  16 pages
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xx-1992  Video:  12-Year Old Severn Cullis-Suzuki Speech to the U.N. Earth Summit 
8 min
                   Daughter of David Suzuki
 


BBC
Full-length programs in HD

Life Science

After Life: The Science of Decay   2011  /  1.5 hours
Aristotle's Lagoon
  2010  /  1 hour
Cloning the First Human 
2001  /  48 min
David Attenborough's Amber Time Machine  1996  /  49 min
David Attenborough's First Life - Episode 1 of 2: Arrival  2010  /  1 hour
David Attenborough's First Life - Episode 2 of 2: Conquest 
2010  /  1 hour
Darwin's Struggle: The Origin of Species 
2009  /  1 hour
How Did We Get Here? 
2010  /  1 hour
How Many People Can Live on a Planet Earth? 
2009  /  1 hour
How to Build a Human - Episode 1 of 4: Creation 
2005  /  49 min
How to Build a Human - Episode 2 of 4: Predictor  
2005  /  49 min
How to Build a Human - Episode 3 of 4: Secret of Sex 
2005  /  49 min
How to Build a Human - Episode 4 of 4: Forever Young  
2005  /  49 min
How to Grow a Planet: Life from Light
 2012  /  1 hour
How to Grow a Planet: Power of Flowers 
2012  /  1 hour
How to Grow a Planet: The Challenger 
2012  /  1 hour
How Many People Can Live on Planet Earth? 
2009  /  1 hour
Incredible Human Journey - Episode 1 of 5: Out of Africa 
2010  /  1 hour
Incredible Human Journey - Episode 2 of 5: Asia 
2010  /  1 hour
Incredible Human Journey - Episode 3 of 5: Europe 
2010  /  1 hour
Incredible Human Journey - Episode 4 of 5: Australia 
2010  /  1 hour
Incredible Human Journey - Episode 5 of 5: The Americas 
2010  /  1 hour
Inside Nature's Giants - 01 - The Elephant 
2009  /  48 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 02 - The Fin Whale 
2009  /  48 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 03 - The Crocodile 
2009  /  48 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 04 - The Giraffe 
2009  /  48 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 05 - Great White Shark 
2010  /  48 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 06 - Monster Python 
2010  /  48 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 07 - The Big Cats 
2010  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 08 - The Giant Squid 
2010  /  1 hour
Inside Nature's Giants - 09 - Polar Bear 
2011  /  1 hour
Inside Nature's Giants - 10 - Sperm Whale 
2011  /  1 hour, 12 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 11 - The Camel 
2011  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 12 - The Dinosaur Bird 
2011  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 13 - The Leatherback Turtle 
2011  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 14 - The Racehorse 
2012  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 15 - Rogue Baboon 
2012  /  47 m in
Inside Nature's Giants - 16 - The Hippo 
2012  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 17 - The Kangaroo 
2012  /  47 min
Inside Nature's Giants - 18 - Jungle Special 
2012  /  47 min
Museum of Life - Episode 1 of 6: Museum in a Modern World 
2010  /  1 hour
Museum of Life - Episode 2 of 6: Digging Up the Past 
2010  /  1 hour
Museum of Life - Episode 3 of 6: Creatures Great and Small 
2010  /  1 hour
Museum of Life - Episode 4 of 6: Discovery 
2010  /  1 hour
Museum of Life - Episode 5 of 6: Power of Insects 
2010  /  1 hour
Mystery of the Human Hobbit 
  2003  /  48 min
Natural World: Snow Leopard - Beyond the Myth 
2009  /  49 min
Natural World - Zambezi 
2012  /  1 hour
Neanderthal 
2003  /  49 min
Origins of Us - Episode 1 of 3: Bones 
2011  /  1 hour
Origins of Us - Episode 2 of 3: Guts 
2011  /  1 hour
Origins of Us - Episode 3 of 3: Brains 
2011  /  1 hour
Playing God 
2012  /  1 hour
Secrets of Our Living Planet: Emerald Band
  2012  /  1 hour   Evolution
Secrets of Our Living Planet: Waterworlds 
2012  /  1 hour   Evolution
Secrets of Our Living Planet: Secret Of The Savannah 
2012  /  1 hour   Evolution
Secrets of Our Living Planet: The Magical Forest
 2012  /  1 hour   Evolution
The Ape That Took Over the World 
2006  /  49 min
The Day We Learned to Think 
2003  /  46 min
The Rare Glimpses 
1989  /  40 min
The Real Jungle Book Bear 
2012  /  1 hour
Things You Need to Know: Evolution 
2011  /  28 min
Things You Need to Know: The Human Body
 2011  /  28 min
What Darwin Didn't Know  
2009  /  1.5 hours
Woolly Mammoth: Secrets from the Ice
  2012  /  1 hour

Earth Science

David Attenborough's Lost Worlds - Episode 1 of 4: Magic in the Rocks  1989  /  39 min
David Attenborough's Lost Worlds - Episode 2 of 4: Putting Flesh on Bones
   1989  /  39 min
David Attenborough's Lost Worlds - Episode 3 of 4: Dinosaur  
1989  /  39 min
David Attenborough's Lost Worlds - Episode 4 of 4: The Rare Glimpses  
1989  /  39 min
Earth Story - Episode 1 of 8: The Time Travelers 
1998  /  48 min
Earth Story - Episode 2 of 8: The Deep 
1998  /  48 min
Earth Story - Episode 3 of 8: Ring of Fire
  1998  /  48 min
Earth Story - Episode 4 of 8: Centre of the Earth 
1998  /  49 min
Earth Story - Episode 5 of 8: Roof of the World 
1998  /  49 min
Earth Story - Episode 6 of 8: The Big Freeze 
1998  /  49 min
Earth Story - Episode 7 of 8: The Living Earth 
1998  /  49 min
Earth Story - Episode 8 of 8: A World Apart 
1998  /  49 min
Galapagos - Episode 1 of 3: Born of Fire  2006  /  49 min
Galapagos - Episode 2 of 3: Islands Changed the World 
2006  /  49 min
Galapagos - Episode 3 of 3: Forces of Change 
2006  /  49 min
Hot Planet 
2009  /  1 hour
How Earth Made Us - Episode 1 of 5: Deep Earth 
2010  /  1 hour
How Earth Made Us - Episode 2 of 5: Water 
2010  /  1 hour
How Earth Made Us - Episode 3 of 5: Wind 
2010  /  1 hour
How Earth Made Us - Episode 4 of 5: Fire 
2010  /  1 hour
How Earth Made Us - Episode 5 of 5: Human Planet 
2010  /  1 hour
How to Grow a Planet - Episode 1 of 3: Life from Light 
2012  /  1 hour
How to Grow a Planet - Episode 2 of 3: Power of Flowers 
2012  /  1 hour
How to Grow a Planet - Episode 3 of 3: The Challenger 
2012  /  1 hour
Men of Rock - Episode 1 of 3: Deep Time 
  2011  /  1 hour
Men of Rock - Episode 2 of 3: Moving Mountains 
2011  /  1 hour
Men of Rock - Episode 3 of 3: The Big Freeze 
2011  /  1 hour
NatureTech - Episode 1 of 3: Magic of Motion 
2006  /  1 hour
NatureTech - Episode 2 of 3: Material World 
2006  /  1 hour
NatureTech - Episode 3 of 3: Lifepower 
2006  /  hour
Oceans - Arctic Ocean 
2009  /  1 hour
Oceans - Atlantic Ocean 
2009  /  1 hour
Oceans - Indian Ocean 
2009  /  1 hour
Oceans - Mediterranean Sea 
2009  /  1 hour
Roof of the World 
1998  /  49 min
The Core  
2011  /  1 hour  Earth's core
The Great Rift - Africa's Wild Heart - Episode 1 of 3: Fire 
2010  /  1 hour
The Great Rift - Africa's Wild Heart - Episode 2 of 3: Water 
2010  /  1 hour
The Great Rift - Africa's Wild Heart - Episode 3 of 3: Grass 
2010  /  1 hour
To Infinity and Beyond  
2009  /  1 hour
 


IMAX
Full-length programs in HD

Alaska: Spirit of the Wild  1998  /  40 min
Antarctica 
1991  /  39 min
Australia: Land Beyond Time 
2002  /  42 min
Blue Planet 
1990  /  42 min
Chronos 
1985  /  42 min
Dinosaurs Alive 
2007  /  40 min
Galapagos: The Enchanted Voyage 
1999  /  39 min
Into The Deep 
1994  /  33 min
Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa 
2002  /  40 min
Ocean Oasis 
2000  /  39 min
Ocean Origins 
2008  /  40 min
Ocean Voyagers 
2007  /  1 hr, 10 min   Whales
Ocean Wonderland 
2003  /  40 min
The Alps 
2007  /  45 min 
The Greatest Places 
1998  /  40 min
The Serengeti 
1994  /  40 min
Wild Ocean 
2008  /  40 min
 


National Geographic
Full-length programs in HD

DNA Mysteries: The Search for Adam  2005  /  47 min
Iceland Volcano Eruption  2010  /  45 min
The World's Largest Cave
 2011  /  45 min

 


Other Full-length programs in HD

Biosphere  2011  /  46 min   PIXEL Entertainment
Story of Human Evolution  2005  /  1.5 hours   History Channel
The Real Eve  2002  /  1.5 hours    Discovery Channel

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