NHK SPECIAL - Jared Diamond's Rise of the Third Chimpanzee

Why Do We Destroy Nature? / Tackling Inequality

Episode 6 | 49m 20s Video has closed captioning.

Jared Diamond explores how mass extinctions of the past and the collapse of civilizations foreshadowed our role in climate change and mismanagement of natural resources. Examining the dangers of the growing wealth gap within societies and between nations, he leaves us with an urgent warning that now is the time to pursue solutions, as well as a message of hope.

Aired: 02/15/19

Expires: 12/31/21

Rating: NR

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