Tagged: oil

The Crises of Civilization

A lucidly presented documentary about how ecological disaster, financial meltdown, dwindling oil, terrorism, food shortages are converging symptoms of a failed global system. This kind of information is hard to swallow but is medicine...

How Earth Made Us: Fire

Professor Iain Stewart continues his epic exploration of how planet Earth has shaped human history. In this episode he explores man’s relationship with fire. He says, “Fire is the human signature.”

Ecuador – The Tribes vs. Chevron-Texaco

Thousands of people representing Ecuador’s indigenous tribes are suing Chevron-Texaco over the pools of toxic wastewater the company left behind. Following Chevron-Texaco’s 30 years of profit from indigenous lands and resources, the tribes are...

GOOD: Algae Life

Oil is an expensive resource that is rapidly becoming harder to find. Eventually, we are going to have to find a renewable fuel source to replace it. These scientists think they already have—algae. (3:08...