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PLANE JUSTICE – BANNED IN AMERICA UK activists stopped from telling public about health impacts & warming emissions from aviation industry. John Stewart 22 min CD Quality 20 MB or Lo-Fi 5 MB & Dan Glass 31 min CD Quality 29 MB or Lo-Fi 7 MB. Plus Seattle’s Debi Wagner 24 min CD Quality 24 MB or Lo-Fi 5 MB – on her battle to stop SeaTac expansion, and more at Chicago O’Hare, NYC’s JFK – thousands in the U.S. and Canada. Part of the Aviation Justice Tour.
OIL IS TOXIC Alaska Fisherwoman, marine toxicologist and author Riki Ott speech explains how oil itself is a poisonous material for our bodies, and all living things. We are surrounded and depend upon toxic oil. 2008 24 min. CD Quality 22 MB or Lo-Fi 6 MB
CARS MAKE US FAT, STUPID & DEAD San Franscisco transporation expert Jeff Tumlin asks why we design cities for cars, now that science shows all the negative impacts, compared to walking and cycling. Speech recorded by Alex Smith of Radio Ecoshock at the “Gaining Ground” conference, Vancouver, Canada October 7, 2010. 23 min. Title: Alive Transportation: Fitness, Safety, Community, and Trust”. CD Quality 21 MB or Lo-Fi 5 MB
CAR-JACKED! Co-author Ann Lutz Fernandez explains why car culture doesn’t work – even without problem of global warming. How governments and citizens go broke trying to maintain cars. Alternatives. From Ecoshock 100910 22 min Lo-Fi 5 MB
RESILIENT CITIES Responding to Peak Oil & Climate Change Kick-off book lecture by Australian expert Dr. Peter Newman. As oil declines and climate goes weird, he acknowledges possibility of “Mad Max” social chaos, or armed eco-barracks for the rich. But Newman sees a better way to make sustainable cities. Realistic but hopeful speech at SFU Vancouver 090109 Ecoshock Show 090116 1 hour CD Quality 56 MB or Lo-Fi 14 MB
AUTO BAIL-OUT OR REAL GREEN TRANSPO? Testimony to House Select Committee on Energy Independence & Global Warming December 9, 2008. Chair Ed Markey & experts (including Public Citizen) first hour of testimony. Recorded from webcast by Alex Smith. More details at www.globalwarming.house.gov 1 hour Lo-Fi 14 MB.
Denmark’s Electric Car Network Tim Flannery explains how Copenhagen is replacing gas-powered cars. Real alternative, on the ground, powered by wind. From speech 080404 Toronto. 3 MB 3 min
PEAK OIL = TRANSPORT REVOLUTION “Transport Revolutions: Moving People and Freight Without Oil” Authors Richard Gilbert & Anthony Perl. Speech plus Q and A. Real facts and figures on future transpo and how to get there, sustainably. Finally, some answers. From Ecoshock show 080328 48 min CD Quality 45 MB or Lo-Fi 11 MB.
Bike to Work Tips 16 min
Surviving on the Roads UK The Bike Show 28 min
Plug In Hybrids 100 MPG 8 min
Electric Cars, Alternative Cars
Living on Earth 7 MB 7 min
Prius & Hybrids Win
Car Buyers Notebook 5 min
Let’s Talk About Smog Radio Ecoshock 18 min
SUV’s Dangers & Eco-Impacts ABC Australia 15 min
Living on Earth 12.5 min
Pollution Transporting Consumer Goods All the goodies from overseas smogs up – 10 min
Cargo Ship Air Pollution
Eco Talk 12 MB 12 min
Green Transportation – Women’s View
The Sniffer Podcast 4.5 MB 4.5 min
Living on Earth 6 min
Bio Fuels – What’s New
Eco Talk 12 MB 12 min
Toxic Car Interiors 5 min
Alternative Cars 1 Ford GM Against the Grain 27 min
Alternative Cars 2 26 min