Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future

New Mexico's Dark Skies

Season 5 Episode 7 | 4m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

This month’s episode of Our Land focuses New Mexico’s relationship to the night sky. Inspired by Carl Sagan, who wrote about “cosmic isolationism” in his 1985 novel, Contact, correspondent Laura Paskus travels to Capulin Volcano National Monument in northeastern New Mexico to explore what it means to connect with the night sky – and protect it for future generations.

Aired: 09/10/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future is a local public television program presented by NMPBS.