Bioneers - Revolution From the Heart of Nature

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The Bioneers: Revolution From the Heart of Nature is an award-winning 13-part annual radio series.

This series features “the Bioneers” – social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for people and planet. It’s leading-edge – charismatic – provocative – hopeful – timely and timeless. These are ardent voices of brilliant visionaries with both feet on the ground. They span the arc of the human endeavor transforming today’s crises into a future environment of hope. Produced by Bioneers, an internationally acclaimed nonprofit educational organization. Learn more at www.bioneers.org.

Released each July, the 28:30 minute shows are available to stations here at PRX for FREE. Many of our hundreds of U.S. and international stations air the Bioneers series 52 weeks a year by accessing our library of nearly 150 evergreen programs. Some air groups of shows as specials for Earth Day and as part of special fund-drive programming. Learn more at: http://media.bioneers.org/radio-series. Hide full description

This series features “the Bioneers” – social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for people and planet. It’s leading-edge – charismatic – provocative – hopeful – timely and timeless. These are ardent voices of brilliant visionaries with both feet on the ground. They span the arc of the human endeavor transforming today’s crises into a future environment of hope. Produced by Bioneers, an internationally acclaimed nonprofit educational organization. Learn more at www.bioneers.org.Released each July, the 28:30 minute shows are available to stations here at PRX for FREE. Many of our hundreds of U.S. and international stations air the Bioneers series 52 weeks a year by accessing our library of nearly 150 evergreen programs. Some air groups of shows as specials for Earth Day... Show full description


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145 Pieces

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Caption: Paul Hawken
Could Western civilization’s oldest ethical instructions of the Golden Rule hold acute relevance to our planetary environmental crisis? Could resto...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Peter Warshall
Do you think of the wilderness as something far away? Not in the age of climate change and human population growth. The real wilderness is always u...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Maria Elena Durazo
Labor leader César Chavez helped ban DDT. Truckers are helping address appalling asthma rates at the filthy port of Los Angeles. And inner-city cle...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Michael Pollan
Because industrial agriculture is the single most destructive human activity against the environment, what we put on our collective plate and how w...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: James HIllman
“We know what’s wrong,” says the iconic Jungian psychotherapist and author James Hillman, “but do we know that knowing what’s wrong is some of what...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Joan Blades
Garbage in, garbage out, as the early computer innovators remarked about information. A vital free press is the single most important feedback loop...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Clayton Thomas-Muller
The current industrial system generates 94 percent waste. It all lands somewhere, often ultimately in our bodies. A society that wastes its resourc...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen
“The future may depend on our remembering that everything has in it a dream of itself. That the seeds of wholeness and the seeds of needed change a...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Tom Linzey
If we live in a democracy, why does the clout of big business—corporate rights—inevitably trump human rights? And under our property-rights constit...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Paul Stamets
From the microbes to the mammals, all life shares far more in common than what makes us different. In other words, it’s all relatives. If we knew t...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Paul Hawken
“For the first time in history, a civilization -- its people, companies and governments -- is trying to arrest the downspin and understand how to l...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Greg Sarris
Being an Indian in modern times has given rise to Indian casinos. Chairman Greg Sarris of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria found himself s...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Gabor Mate
Our physical health is intimately tied to environmental health, and to our emotional and spiritual ecology. Visionary physician Dr. Gabor Mate? exp...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Dayna Baumeister
Biomimicry is decoding astonishing treasures from nature’s recipe book that we can mimic for our technological and industrial practices. Biomimicry...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Dedan Gills & Belvie Rooks
What might happen when the descendants of a white slave trader and of slaves meet? That is the brave and wrenching journey of Thomas DeWolf, whose ...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Gloria Steinem
World-renowned feminist, writer and change-maker Gloria Steinem connects the dots among disparate social movements to reveal the common patterns of...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Mari Margil
Why does “corporate personhood” consistently override the legal rights of citizens? And what about the rights of nature? Join innovative environmen...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Aqeela Sherrills
Wounded warriors have walked through fire. Facing the unimaginable traumas of war, abuse, and violence, what can we learn from looking respectfully...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: John Warner
Master green chemists and educators John Warner and Amy Cannon say the radical growth of green chemistry is showing we can have good chemistry with...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Amory Lovins
The concept of national security is changing to encompass the nation’s internal resilience, health and environmental sustainability. What’s needed ...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:30