on the cutting edge

Season 7 Episode 29

LA’s Johnny Appleseed of Trees – Landscaper Brent Green has planted hundreds of trees across Los Angeles to increase the tree canopy, cool the planet and improve the air. Teaching Compton Kids how to Fly – Kids as young as seven learn to fly planes from expert pilot Robin Petgrave who has proven youngsters can soar beyond their circumstances. Nine-Year-Old Animal Lover Pushes for Meatless Mondays - Genesis Butler grew up in Long Beach but her love of farm animals made her an articulate advocate for going vegan. A Tiny House is Both Art and Home - Artist Dominique Moody created an exquisite tiny house, a work of art made from found objects and salvaged materials.

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On The Cutting Edge

A look into cutting-edge environmental practices at a farm where soil is king; a visit to an incubator for green business entrepreneurs; and a hopeful discussion with a climate scientist.

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'Environmental Justice'

Exploring environmental justice with a dive into lead-contaminated communities; the effects of the Chiquita Canyon Landfill; and an interview with an African-American environmental leader.

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  • 2017-08-15T13:00:00-07:00
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Balancing Act

In this episode, "Joshua Tree National Park" -- Are we loving our parks to death? The popularity of Joshua Tree area is bringing stress and damage to this beautiful park. "Frozen Garden" -- Can endangered plants be saved by freezing them? Can they survive super cold temperatures? Scientists at Huntington Gardens are hopeful. "Eco-Village Living" -- Can you live in harmony with nature in the middle of the city? A communal village in the middle of Koreatown has stood the test of time.

Source Image:  Alan Eng, some rights reserved

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