Go Green

 

In support of the Greentopia Festival (September 10-15, 2013)
WXXI is proud to bring its viewers and listeners various environmental programming. Content focuses on awareness and appreciation for the environment and the planet as a whole.

Coming Up

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 9:30pm
Exploring the role of Frederick Law Olmsted in the Buffalo parks system and his work with the Free Niagara Movement.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:00pm
Uncover the science behind the hunting instincts of the great white shark.
Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 6:00am
There’s nothing better than a gorgeous beach in an exotic locale.

Recently

Sunday, July 5, 2015 - 2:00pm
Martin Clunes examines the role of the world's working horses as he begins training his own beloved Clydesdales
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 8:00pm
Operation Wild tells the remarkable stories of animals in need and the dedicated caregivers who push the boundaries of veterinary medicine to help them.
Sunday, June 21, 2015 - 9:00pm
The climate is going haywire, and politicians are bickering over what to do about it, or whether to do anything at all. But that’s only part of the story.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 8:00pm
Examine the plight of crested black macaques, feisty monkeys with punk hair and expressive faces.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 8:00pm
Learn why the sagebrush and greater sage-grouse of the American West are losing ground.
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:00pm
Explore the stories behind the disastrous Deepwater Horizon oil spill
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 9:00pm
Hosted by public radio veterans Alex Chadwick and Flora Lichtman, “The Adaptors” chronicles how people are adapting to climate change.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
Watch as birds collect, compete for, reject and steal materials with which to build their nests.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
Sir David Attenborough reflects on the dramatic impact that human beings have had on the natural world during his lifetime.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 8:00pm
Follow a band of orangs that use tools, share food, forage together and create a distinct culture.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 8:00pm
Determined that his last act will be a gift to the planet, musician and psychiatrist Clark Wang prepares for his own green burial. 
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
Take a detailed look at owls and see how they’re influencing 21st-century technology and design.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 9:00pm
Travel to the frontier of the wild to take a fresh look at humankind’s relationship to the great wild animals of our world. 
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 8:00pm
A life does not have to be human to be great.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 9:00pm
Inspired by Timothy Egan’s best-selling book, The Big Burn is the dramatic story of the massive wildfire that swept across the Northern Rockies in the summer of 1910.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 8:00pm
Antarctica’s most popular tourist destination is a unique British post office located in the heart of the Antarctic Peninsula
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 5:00pm
Explore the history and natural history of Buckingham Palace Garden, a royal treasure in the heart of London.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 8:00pm
Take a trip to the wild side of France.
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 1:00pm
FutureCar: Accelerating into the Future, a one-hour special that explores the latest technological advances for the automobile
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 10:00pm
Join Matt Damon to see links among extreme weather, climate change and threats to national security.

 

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