Ten years ago, environmental themes were only seen on public television specials, explored in dry documentaries by male narrators with ponderous voices.
Today–who would’ve thought?– almost every network has at least one popular show built around ecology or environmentalism.
Here are some of the best we’ve seen:
Most Matador readers know that travel changes lives. Getting out of our home environments and seeing how other people live can make us more empathic, more grateful for our own opportunities, and more interested in taking responsibility for the global community. And the earlier this happens in our lives, the more permanent and profound such change is likely to be.