Earth Day

This April, ThinkTV  , CET and PBS are saluting Earth Day – Monday, April 22, 2013 – with an exciting, month-long slate of new and encore programming, including Nature, Independent Lens, American Experience and much more.

 

Here is what viewers can look forward to in April:

 

Nature: What Plants Talk AboutNature: What Plants Talk About
Wednesday, April 3, at 8pm on CET
Wednesday, April 3, at 8pm on ThinkTV16
Monday, April 8, at 8pm on ThinkTV14

An astonishing landscape where plants eavesdrop on each other and talk to their allies is revealed.

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American Experience: Earth DaysAmerican Experience: Earth Days
Sunday, April 7, at 9pm on ThinkTV14


A look back at development of the modern environmental movement sheds light on the era's pioneers.

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Nature: Clash – Encounters of Bears and WolvesNature: Clash - Encounters of Bears and Wolves
Wednesday, April 10, at 8pm on CET Create
Wednesday, April 10, at 8pm on ThinkTV16
Monday, April 15, at 8pm on ThinkTV14


Strengths are tested and risks weighed when two great predators come face to face in Yellowstone.

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Nature: The Mystery of EelsNature: The Mystery of Eels
Wednesday, April 17, at 8pm on CET
Wednesday, April 17, at 8pm on ThinkTV16

A look at the mystery of the eel and the strange behavior it inspires in those who seek to know it.

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Green FireGreen Fire
Friday, April 19, at 9pm on ThinkTV14
Sunday, April 21, at 5pm on ThinkTV16

The life of the famed father of conservationism Aldo Leopold and his land ethic idea are explored.

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Wilderness: The Great DebateWilderness: The Great Debate
Sunday, April 21, at 3pm on ThinkTV16
Sunday, April 21, at 5pm on CET

Robert Redford and leading experts explore a host of environmental issues in the American West.

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Play AgainPlay Again
Sunday, April 21, at 4pm on ThinkTV16

Six teenagers who spend several hours a day with new media take their first wilderness adventure.

 

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Lost Bird ProjectLost Bird Project
Sunday, April 21, at 4pm on CET
Monday, April 29, at 11pm on ThinkTV16

This nature documentary follows sculpture Todd McGrain's efforts to memorialize five extinct birds.

 

Watch a preview.
 

 

Independent Lens: The Island PresidentIndependent Lens: The Island President
Monday, April 22, at 10pm on CET
Wednesday, April 24, 10pm on ThinkTV16 Again

President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives has become a leading voices for action on climate change.

 

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Nature: Jungle EagleNature: Jungle Eagle
Wednesday, April 24, at 8pm on CET
Wednesday, April 24, at 8pm on ThinkTV16

The most powerful raptor in the world, the harpy eagle, hides deep in the South American jungle

 

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Nature: Kangaroo MobNature: Kangaroo Mob
Wednesday, April 24, at 10pm on CET
Thursday, April 25, at 10pm on ThinkTV16 Again
Tuesday, April 30, at 10pm on ThinkTV14

Ecologists follow a mob of street smart kangaroos as they move into Australia's capital city.

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