Watch top climate documentaries

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Knowledge is the basis for good decision making. A great and entertaining way to learn is to watch science-based documentaries. Build your understanding of the climate crisis so you can better articulate the issue and advocate for the solutions to create a better world.


Here are some outstanding climate documentaries to check out.

2040 - Learn about, contribute to, advocate, and invest in regenerative solutions to improve our planet. This is an optimistic view of what the year 2040 could look like if we take action now.

David Attenborough - A Life on Our Planet - Sir David Attenborough is a well known broadcaster and natural historian. Watch this beautifully filmed documentary to learn about the basics of climate change and resultant biodiversity loss. Stick with it until the 55 minute mark to hear the hopeful message!

Kiss the Ground - An inspiring and groundbreaking film that explores how regenerating soil will help stabilize the climate, restore lost ecosystems and create abundant food supplies. Using compelling graphics and visuals, along with striking NASA and NOAA footage, the film artfully illustrates how by drawing down atmospheric carbon, soil is a key piece of the climate puzzle.

• There's Something people in the Water - Based on the book by Ingrid R.G. Waldron, the film explores the disproportionate effect of environmental damage on Black Canadian and First Nations communities in Nova Scotia. Although based on examples in Canada, the issues exposed relate to environmental racism around the globe.

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