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Planet Earth: Our Loving Home

Find out the many ways to protect and care for the precious resources of our beautiful planetary home. Each and every one of us can make a difference in preserving our environment and the Earth.

Greta Thunberg (vegan) Tells the World: Be Vegan to Save the Planet

00:14:22

Greta Thunberg (vegan) Tells the World: Be Vegan to Save the Planet

Greta, whose efforts to halt climate change have been internationally recognized, has received numerous honors and awards, including the Shining World Heroine Award and the Normandy Freedom Prize of France, was named Time’s youngest-ever “Person of the Year,” and was listed by Forbes as one of the “World’s Most Powerful Women.” Greta first heard about global warming at school when she was e
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-09-13   626 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-09-13

Climate Change and the Increasing Frequency of World Disasters, Part 3 of 3

00:28:01

Climate Change and the Increasing Frequency of World Disasters, Part 3 of 3

With the average global temperature now standing at 1.1 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, many devastating weather-related events have been taking place around the globe, including floods, landslides, heat waves, and droughts. “The wildfires burning in Russia now are bigger than all the fires raging across the globe combined, bigger than those in the US, Canada, Turkey and Greece put to
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-28   396 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-28

Climate Change and the Increasing Frequency of World Disasters, Part 2 of 3

00:24:23

Climate Change and the Increasing Frequency of World Disasters, Part 2 of 3

United Nations Secretary- General António Guterres says, “The internationally agreed threshold of 1.5 degrees Celsius is perilously close,” adding, “Making peace with nature is the defining task of the 21st century. It must be the top priority for everyone, everywhere.” Under the blistering heat, Greenland’s ice sheets began to melt at an unprecedented rate. Scientists reported that in one
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-24   443 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-24

Industrial Mining: Damaging Effects on the Planet and Our Health Part 3 of 3

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Industrial Mining: Damaging Effects on the Planet and Our Health Part 3 of 3

In 2019, a team of scientists did a heavy metal analysis of soil and plant samples around the Murgul copper mine in eastern Turkey. The team studied the presence of trace elements such as copper, zinc, and cadmium in soils and plants. The results showed high concentrations of toxicity for most of the trace metal ions. In 2020, research showed that the release of toxic materials in Arizona had “soa
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-23   161 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-23

Climate Change and the Increasing Frequency of World Disasters, Part 1 of 3

00:21:38

Climate Change and the Increasing Frequency of World Disasters, Part 1 of 3

On August 9, 2021, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). Drawing on more than 14,000 scientific studies, the IPCC report provides a detailed picture of how climate change is altering our world. “The world is dangerously close to runaway warming, and greenhouse gas levels are high enough to guarantee climate disruption for de
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-20   634 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-20

Industrial Mining: Damaging Effects on the Planet and Our Health Part 2 of 3

00:15:10

Industrial Mining: Damaging Effects on the Planet and Our Health Part 2 of 3

Did you know that gold mining is one of the world’s most ecologically destructive industries? Gold mining has ravaged landscapes, contaminated water supplies, and contributed to the destruction of vital ecosystems. Often, gold mining processes leave in their wake extensive soil erosion and contamination of streams or other bodies of water with mercury, a toxic liquid metal. In 2018, the Wor
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-16   697 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-16

Industrial Mining: Damaging Effects on the Planet and Our Health Part 1 of 3

00:15:15

Industrial Mining: Damaging Effects on the Planet and Our Health Part 1 of 3

Mining activities involve the extraction of valuable minerals and other geological materials from the earth, and the mining industry is regarded as one of the major economic contributors to various countries. But unfortunately, mining is an inherently invasive process that can cause damage to landscapes much larger than the mining sites themselves. Unregulated mining has the potential to release h
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-09   426 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-08-09

Innovative Ideas for Living More Sustainably, Part 3 of 3

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Innovative Ideas for Living More Sustainably, Part 3 of 3

On today’s episode, we look at another important change we can make: living more simply. Our beloved Supreme Master Ching Hai provides an excellent role model of simple living. She has lived in tiny houses, storage sheds, mobile homes, and even caves, always with minimal possessions. Master explains why She lives this way. “The fewer things I have, the happier I feel. I feel freer. Less crumple, l
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-07-05   497 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-07-05

Innovative Ideas for Living More Sustainably, Part 2 of 3

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Innovative Ideas for Living More Sustainably, Part 2 of 3

On today’s program, we’ll visit Jess Morales of Montreal, Canada who, along with her husband and their two young children, are living zero-waste lives. “When we first began, we did a trash audit, which is just a fancy way of saying we looked in our trash can to see what was in there. We realized that most of our garbage was food waste and food packaging. So, we stopped buying pre-packaged meals an
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-06-28   712 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-06-28

Innovative Ideas for Living More Sustainably, Part 1 of 3

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Innovative Ideas for Living More Sustainably, Part 1 of 3

On today’s program, we’ll look at one important way to protect our Earth: reducing trash production. Mr. Rob Greenfield, a US adventurer, environmental activist, and humanitarian, decided to clearly illustrate the impact of our “throw-away” society. To do so, Rob lived the life of a typical US resident for 30 days. But instead of discarding the garbage he created, he wore it. “I have been living j
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-06-21   565 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-06-21

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 4 of 4

00:15:58

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 4 of 4

On today’s program we present an interview with Mr. Arvin Paranjpe, who explains the three greatest environmental threats facing humanity today. “In 1992, there were three environmental threats to humanity that were identified, and they are: biodiversity loss, ecosystems collapse, and climate change. Biodiversity and ecosystems sustain us. They produce oxygen. They ensure that there's water flowin
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-31   986 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-31

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 3 of 4

00:12:51

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 3 of 4

On today’s program, we present the final segment of the film, starting with Mr. Aviram Rozin, Executive Director of the non-profit organization Sadhana Forest, describing how desertification can be reversed through the careful conservation of rainwater. “What we need to do is keep much more water on the land, so that nature can do the work for us and supply us the water. We don't need to depend on
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-24   894 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-24

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 2 of 4

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Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 2 of 4

On today’s program we continue with the second segment of “United in Heart: Hunger & Climate Solutions.” “If we want to solve climate change, we need to understand tree planting is only half the story. So, let me share with you a couple video clips taken from scientific presentations. These clips explain how diet and rainwater conservation activate Earth's regenerative life forces.” Forests
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-17   728 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-17

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 1 of 4

00:14:47

Climate Solution: A Revealing Documentary by United in Heart, Part 1 of 4

United in Heart is a non-profit organization co-founded in 2018 by Mr. Arvin Paranjpe and his wife, Mrs. Nandhini Paranjpe. The group’s mission is to use scientific studies conducted by renowned climate scientists to quickly enhance global awareness about the urgency of climate change, and to share the quickest, most efficient ways to address the issue. “Now to a dire warning about climate change.
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-10   1180 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-05-10

The Latest Fashion Trend: Eco and Sustainable, Part 2 of 2

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The Latest Fashion Trend: Eco and Sustainable, Part 2 of 2

Today, we will continue to explore more of these meaningful and creative ideas and their applications. Besides the sensible considerations of presenting clothes worn by models with different body sizes, social and environmental consciousness have also made their ways into fitting rooms. Online fitting rooms, also known as virtual fitting APPs, are coming into play. In addition, the same technology
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-04-15   991 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-04-15

The Latest Fashion Trend: Eco and Sustainable, Part 1 of 2

00:15:22

The Latest Fashion Trend: Eco and Sustainable, Part 1 of 2

In recent years, eco fashion consumption and supply has been a hot global topic. Earlier, in 2019, there were around 150 fashion brands who had signed the G7 Fashion Pact, which is a fashion coalition aimed to tackle environmental impacts from the fashion industry. In 2020, we have seen many fantastic eco trends in fashion raw materials, dyeing techniques, fashion designs, marketing and digitaliza
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-04-09   793 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-04-09

Water: A Precious Resource for Life on Earth, Part 2 of 2

00:16:59

Water: A Precious Resource for Life on Earth, Part 2 of 2

Harboring some 600 billion tons of ice, the Himalayan glaciers are crucial for life in numerous parts of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, India, Myanmar, and China. These immense glaciers are the source for many major rivers, and supply more than 800 million people with water for irrigation, hydropower, and drinking. However, as temperatures increase, the glacial ice is rapidly di
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-29   495 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-29

Water: A Precious Resource for Life on Earth, Part 1 of 2

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Water: A Precious Resource for Life on Earth, Part 1 of 2

"Every year, on the 22nd of March, the world comes together to help create water awareness. Everyone, from our world leaders to children in primary schools, join the fight against the abuse, pollution, and over exploitation of our precious water resources." Fresh water is the resource that all of us must share to meet many of our daily needs. We need fresh water for drinking, cooking, personal hyg
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-22   567 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-22

Ocean Warming: A Call to End the Climate Crisis, Part 3 of 3

00:14:58

Ocean Warming: A Call to End the Climate Crisis, Part 3 of 3

On today’s program we’ll explore how ocean warming is also contributing to extreme weather events. Warmer waters in both the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean have spawned some of the strongest storms on the planet. The warmer the water, the more chaotic and extreme the weather event will be. Supreme Master Ching Hai also told this in the conference, which took place in Orizaba on November 16, 200
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-08   387 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-08

Ocean Warming: A Call to End the Climate Crisis, Part 2 of 3

00:17:40

Ocean Warming: A Call to End the Climate Crisis, Part 2 of 3

In today’s program, we’ll discover how ocean warming is also adversely affecting marine life. One serious threat is the occurrence of marine heatwaves. “When marine heatwaves occur, they affect the biology (of the ocean) in a range of ways. Species change the location in the way where they live, and so for example, in Western Australia, many unusual species were pushed further south by the warm wa
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-01   611 Views
Planet Earth: Our Loving Home
2021-03-01
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