We're destroying our planet at an alarming rate. But it doesn't have to be this way! Mission Earth takes a truly global look at what we can do and how the system needs to change – challenging our ideas about dealing with climate.
1. Is Overpopulation A Problem For The Planet?
Developing countries are often blamed for destroying the environment. But how accurate is this claim?
2. Solar Is Super Cheap – Why Aren't We Using More Of It?
Solar energy is clean, renewable and cheap – but only makes up a tiny bit of global electricity production.
3. Why You Should Care About Light Pollution
Is light putting our health and wildlife at risk? Light revolutionized our lives, as artificial illumination is expanding globally the impact of disappearing darkness becomes more and more visible.
4. Why SUVs Are Conquering The World
SUVs are bulky, loud, dirty. So just why are they so popular? And how bad are these vehicles really for our planet?
5. Bee Extinction – Why We're Saving The Wrong Bees
Think honey bees are disappearing? Or that the more hives we have the better? Think again. Here's why they're the bad boys of the bee world, and what we should be focusing on instead.
6. Algae – A Magic Climate Solution?
Plastic, fertilizer, fuel, even cow farts... algae can make all this more sustainable. Here’s why we’re on the brink of an algae revolution.