Excerpt: Earth Day is one of the “newer” events that we as a people celebrate and it was first brought to my attention by a high school science teacher. He was “eco-friendly” even when it wasn’t en vogue to be such.
Excerpt: Following in the footsteps of "Planet Earth" and "Life", this epic eight-part blockbuster is a breathtaking celebration of the amazing, complex, profound and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind and nature. Humans are the ultimate animals - the most successful species on the planet.
Conclusion: All too often we sit around in our homes and offices, safe in our comfortable bubbles, not realizing what sort of difficulties humans all over the world suffer everyday. The trials they must face, and the day-to-day struggle just to find food to eat.
Conclusion: Human Planet tells a very human story. More than seventy very human stories actually, most of which take place in villages and regions where iPods and smart phones would be cast aside in favor of culture, community and shared experience.