21 Apr '12, 3pm

Green Blog: For Earth Day, a Bit of Perspective

Millions of people worldwide will take to the streets, the parks and the National Mall on Sunday for the 43rd Earth Day , but perhaps some readers of the Green blog have yet to make specific plans. Here’s one idea: Tune in to Earth: The Operator’s Manual , one of the more interesting documentary series to come along in years. The first of three episodes was broadcast a few months ago, and PBS has chosen to offer it as a rerun to member stations on Earth Day as well as to introduce the other two episodes. Exactly when it will be broadcast is up to your local station, but in most markets it will be possible to catch all three episodes over the next week, if not on Sunday. You can search for your local listings here . The host of the miniseries is Richard B. Alley , a climate scientist at Penn State with a gift for talking about his field in terms that ordinary people can und...

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