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After Earth Day, Who “Speaks” for Nature?

Human Planet. (Photo Credit: © Timothy Allen/BBC 2010)

Aren’t most of our public policy debates about the environment informed by factoids/partial data/dramatic images supplied by media coverage rather than the relevant research?

Earth Day Viewing: Suggestions and Strategies

from "The Frozen Planet"  (photo credit: © BBC/Discovery Channel)

When we fully accept images in place of the real, or they function merely as a form of entertainment, that means it’s already too late for the planet we’re ostensibly celebrating…

“Chimpanzee” and the Problem of Anthropomorphism

CHIMPANZEE one sheet

What’s not to like about “Chimpanzee”…? Well, that’s actually the problem right there…

Earth Day 2012 Blu-ray and DVD Giveaway

BBC-namaqualand_flowers

To celebrate Earth Day, we’ve got a bunch of dazzling DVDs and Blu-rays to share with readers…