Earth Day with Oliver Jeffers and Brian Cox

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Artist and children’s book author Oliver Jeffers, and physicist and BBC host Brian Cox OBE, chat about the birth of the modern environmental movement on its 50th anniversary.

Topics include Earth Day’s origins in the Earthrise picture shot by Apollo 8 astronauts, a beginner’s guide to black holes and how we need to face civilisation-wide challenges as one civilisation – be it pandemic or climate change.

Below are links mentioned in the video:
Oliver Jeffers’ Earth Day film Here We Are (narrated by Meryl Streep) can be streamed here 

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