NOVA PBS Official – Apr 12, 2023
Americans use ancient wisdom and new technology to fight extreme weather. Official Website: https://to.pbs.org/412ozPG | #NOVAPBS It’s hard not to notice: our weather is changing. From longer, hotter heat waves, to more intense rainstorms, to megafires and multi-year droughts, the U.S. is experiencing the full range of impacts from a changing global climate. At the same time, many on the front lines are fighting back – innovating solutions, marshaling ancient wisdom, and developing visionary ideas. The lessons they’re learning today can help all of us adapt in the years ahead, as the planet gets warmer and our weather gets more extreme.
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Chapters: 00:00 Introduction 05:33 Extreme Heat Solutions in Atlanta and Phoenix 14:40 Drinking Water Solutions in Orange County 21:58 Forest Fire Solutions in Northern California 31:00 Soil Runoff Solutions in Iowa 39:41 Megastorm Flood Solutions in Louisiana 50:10 Future Action for Extreme Weather in America
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