EC.719 | Spring 2019 | Undergraduate

D-Lab: Water, Climate Change, and Health

Additional Resources

Video & Audio

Climate & Climate Change

WWF UK. “Greta Thunberg Full Speech to UK Parliament | Climate Strikes.” April 24, 2019. YouTube.

Dennis, Danfung and Eric Strauss. “This is Climate Change: Melting Ice.” 2018.

Williams College. “James Hansen at Williams College.” March 17, 2017. YouTube. 

This Country Isn’t Just Carbon Neutral—It’s Carbon Negative.” TED. 2016.

The Inside Story of the Paris Climate Agreement.” TED. 2016.

TedxTalks. “TEDxCanberra - Will Steffen - The Anthropocene.” November 14, 2010. 

An Inconvenient Truth: A Global Warning. Paramount, 2006.

  • An Inconvenient Truth: former V.P. Al Gore’s crusade to halt global warming’s deadly progress by exposing the myths. Won Academy Awards for Best Documentary Feature and Best Song and became one of the highest grossing documentaries of all time. 2006

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. Paramount, 2017.

  • An Inconvenient Sequel: the 2017 follow-up to Inconvenient Truth.

Chasing Ice. National Geographic, 2012.

Before the Flood. National Geographic, 2016.

How to Let Go of the World and Love all the Things Climate Can’t Change. HBO, 2016.

  • A message of optimism from documentarian Josh Fox.

Years of Living Dangerously. Season 2 Episode 2 “Gathering Storm”, 2016.

Are We Changing Planet Earth? BBC, 2006.

Can We Save Planet Earth? BBC, 2006.

Cool It. Roadside Attractions, 2010.

Water & Ocean

NASA Goddard. “Older Artic Sea Ice Disappearing.” October 28, 2016. YouTube.

Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions. “Ice Melt, Sea Level Rise and Superstorms Video Abstract.” March 21, 2016. YouTube.

Oceans 2016 Program Videos.” Bio4Climate. 2016.

The Boat - Interactive Experience.” SBS. 

Cadillac Desert: Water and the Transformation of Nature. PBS, 1997.

Watermark. Entertainment One, 2013.


Funkhouser, David. “Jefferey Shaman: What Makes the Flu Spread?” State of the Planet. July 10, 2017.

Delvisco, Jeffery and Dominic Smith. “Climate Change: It’s the Mother of All Health Issues.” STAT. April 24, 2017.


Using VR Simulations to Create Climate Empathy - Jennifer Ballen.” MIT ClimateX. July 17, 2017.

Forestry & Agriculture

Patagonia. “Regenerative Organic Certification (2018).” March 5, 2018. YouTube. 

TEDxTalks. “The Other Inconvenient Truth | Jonathan Foley | TEDxTC.” September 2, 2011. YouTube. 

Rebeldes: A Journey Through New Mexican Agriculture.” Terrascope. May 11, 2016.


TEDxTalks. “TEDxWarwick - David MacKay - How the Laws of Physics Constrain Our Sustainable Energy Options.” March 22, 2012. YouTube. 

Paris to Pittsburgh.” National Geographic. December 12, 2018. 

Merchants of Doubt. Sony Pictures, 2014.

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