DW Living Planet

By DW.COM | Deutsche Welle

Every Thursday, a new episode of Living Planet brings you environment stories from around the world, digging deeper into topics that touch our lives every day. The prize-winning, weekly half-hour radio magazine and podcast is produced by Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster - visit dw.com/environment for more.

  1. 1.
    Up in the mountains: Persian leopards, Carrara's marble and Greek cultural heritage
    29:59
  2. 2.
    Lives at stake: Baka people in Cameroon, lithium mining in Nevada and industrial fishing in Sierra Leone
    29:59
  3. 3.
    New greenwashing rules, the promise of hydrogen and secondhand plants
    29:59
  4. 4.
    Sacred forests, a destructive pilgrimage and religious leaders speak out
    29:58
  5. 5.
    Revisiting Berlin's wetlands, the global food agenda and queer inclusion
    30:00
  6. 6.
    Air conditioning & peatlands – simple solutions, big climate impacts
    29:59
  7. 7.
    What it takes: More inclusive activism, preserving Paradise and the upcoming German election
    29:59
  8. 8.
    On the brink — Lebanon's energy crisis, California's dwindling water supply, and environmental racism in Europe
    30:00
  1. 9.
    The Wild with Chris Morgan (special episode)
    29:59
  2. 10.
    DIY solutions for the South African veld, community gardens, busy beehives and secondhand clothing (rebroadcast)
    30:00
  3. 11.
    'Reality check': IPCC and phasing out fossil fuels
    30:00
  4. 12.
    Africa's changing climate (rebroadcast)
    30:00
  5. 13.
    Mt Kilimanjaro melts, Dutch farmers protest and wildcats struggle
    30:00
  6. 14.
    Climate change is here — not on its way
    29:59
  7. 15.
    The water we drink, the air we breathe
    29:59
  8. 16.
    Taking out CO2
    29:58
  9. 17.
    A means to an end? Plastic bans and plastic pressures
    29:59
  10. 18.
    Crude awakenings: Oil on the delta, spills in the Russian Arctic and revolts in the boardroom
    30:00
  11. 19.
    Avocado farming in the right place, frog love songs & reviving life underwater in Scotland
    29:59
  12. 20.
    Fighting coal in Ghana, Ibiza's ancient seeds, the art of climate science and Germany's car questions
    29:59
  13. 21.
    Living Planet: Agribiz, making denim and corporate greenwashing
    29:59
  14. 22.
    Living Planet: Defining wilderness (rebroadcast)
    29:57
  15. 23.
    Living Planet: DIY solutions for the South African veld, community gardens, busy beehives and secondhand clothing
    30:00
  16. 24.
    Living Planet: Unexpected ideas
    29:59
  17. 25.
    Living Planet : Freedom, farming and food security
    30:00
  18. 26.
    Living Planet: Pledges, pollution and protests
    29:59
  19. 27.
    Living Planet: Earth Day, eco activists on TikTok and nuclear energy post-Chernobyl
    30:01
  20. 28.
    Living Planet: Exploring glacial caves, the fight over meatless lunches and Niger Delta women stand up to oil pollution
    29:59
  21. 29.
    Living Planet: Now or never: The planet's biggest environmental problems — part 2
    30:00
  22. 30.
    Living Planet: Now or never: The planet's biggest environmental problems — part 1
    29:59
  23. 31.
    Living Planet: Water wars
    30:00
  24. 32.
    Living Planet: Long-suffering, indispensable trees
    29:59
  25. 33.
    Living Planet: Rethinking farming
    30:00
  26. 34.
    Living Planet: Fossil fuel's last gasp?
    30:00
  27. 35.
    Living Planet: Sustainability & the city
    29:59
  28. 36.
    Living Planet: Big ideas
    29:59
  29. 37.
    Living Planet: Raptors illegally hunted in Scotland, protecting vultures and cranes in Kenya, Spain's trash-gobbling storks
    29:59
  30. 38.
    Living Planet: To fly or not to fly? The truth behind carbon offsetting
    29:59
  31. 39.
    Living Planet: Feeding forests
    30:00
  32. 40.
    Living Planet: The ways we need water
    29:59
  33. 41.
    Living Planet: Out and about
    29:58
  34. 42.
    Living Planet: Greener pastures post-Brexit, invisible waste & the abuse environmentalists face online
    29:59
  35. 43.
    Living Planet: Some greats from a grueling year
    30:00
  36. 44.
    Living Planet: Your holiday meat
    30:00
  37. 45.
    Living Planet: Buggin' out
    29:59
  38. 46.
    Living Planet: Green politics
    29:59
  39. 47.
    Living Planet: Green parenting
    29:59
  40. 48.
    Living Planet: What's left behind
    29:59
  41. 49.
    Living Planet: Drowning in plastic
    30:00
  42. 50.
    Living Planet: Sounds of the sea
    29:59

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