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

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 8:00pm
It won’t come as any surprise that survival is the number one goal in the animal kingdom. But to ensure success on a continual basis, many creatures have opted to form alliances rather than go it alone.

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Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 9:00pm
This documentary charts sculptor and Irondequoit native, Todd McGrain's efforts to memorialize five birds — the Great Auk, Carolina Parakeet, Labrador Duck, Passenger Pigeon and Heath Hen
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 8:00pm
Take a detailed look at owls and see how they’re influencing 21st-century technology and design.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 8:00pm
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.
Monday, April 25, 2016 - 9:00pm
This six-part documentary series, directed by Ken Burns and co-produced with Dayton Duncan, is the story of an idea as uniquely American as the Declaration of Independence and just as radical
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 9:00pm
Explore how newly established wildlife corridors offer hope to our planet’s endangered species.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 8:00pm
Explore the serene spaces that offer city dwellers a respite from the hustle and bustle of urban life
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 8:00pm
Feel the emotion as keepers and carers reunite with the wild animals that were once in their care
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 8:00pm
Travel to Canada’s Rockies and into the world of moose to experience a calf’s first year of life.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 9:00pm
Dive in with deep-sea scientists as they explore the undersea world of glowing creatures.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 9:00pm
They’re so tiny you might not notice them if you weren’t looking for them. But these delicate, transparent, shrimp-like creatures are crucial to the Antarctic ecosystem and, maybe, to the future of all our oceans.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 9:00pm
Join New York Times best-selling author Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to answer the question: What should I eat to be healthy?
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 8:00pm
Follow specialists in South Africa who take on masters of mayhem — honey badgers.
Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 9:00pm
A young Tlingit makes a pilgrimage to his ancestral home and is forced to confront the dichotomy between his history and the world he lives in.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 6:00pm
The Chitimacha Indians of the Atchafalaya Basin in Louisiana are known as "the People of many waters."
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 9:00pm
Explore the story of life and land, from origins to dinosaurs to an ancient primate invasion.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 9:00pm
Journey into the deep past to discover the mighty forces that shaped our continent.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 8:00pm
Explore the most extraordinary places on the planet in this three-part series.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 9:00pm
A timely story of protecting land, water and a way of life.​
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 8:00pm
As Tina Garnanez seeks to learn about her own family history and its relationship to the uranium mines, we witness her evolution from curious family member to environmental justice activist.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 8:00pm
Take an intimate look at elephants through the lens of perhaps the greatest storytellers of natural history.

 

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