Diagnoses the "disease" of materialism and prescribes its antidote, simple living.
After Winter, Spring
An intimate portrait of an ancestral way of life under threat in a world increasingly dominated by large-scale industrial agriculture.
All the Right Stuff
Teaches teenagers about media, malls, money, and consumerism.
Biodiversity vs. Extinction
Mass extinction of species can be stopped if we understand the importance of biodiversity.
Diagnosed with learning difficulties, Tori finds her greatest teacher in nature, spending a "gap year" living semi-primitively with four other young women in Oregon's Cascade Mountains.
Escape from Affluenza
Simple living and its rewards.
Forests, Biodiversity and You
Can forests retain their productivity and biodiversity? Consuming less ourselves is key.
An intimate look at the farmers, ranchers, and businesses that are creating a more sustainable food system in the Pacific Northwest.
A moving portrait of the lives and deaths of homesteading authors, Helen and Scott Nearing.
Living the Good Life |
A portrait of the daily life of America's most famous back-to-the-landers.
Makes a compelling scientific and ethical case for maintaining biodiversity.
Natural Connections (Classroom Version)
5-part series that makes a compelling scientific and ethical case for maintaining biodiversity.
On the Edge of the Forest
E.F. Schumacher makes a plea for ecological balance as he visits a virgin forest in Australia.
Author Jim Merkel leads by example on the path to simple and sustainable living.
ReInventing The World
Three 50-minute programs on creating sustainable cities, food systems, and lifestyles.
A powerful allegory about the survivability of Homo sapiens.
What's the Economy for, Anyway?
Ecological economist Dave Batker questions whether GDP is an adequate measure of society's well-being and suggests workable alternatives.
Work and Time
A program about stress. How we can overcome being over-worked and out of time?