Life on Terra: Video Podcasts on Environmental Issues, 5-8
Terra is a popular video podcast site with independent documentary filmmaking. The progressive, eco-conscious, weekly video podcasts feature concerns about the environment and appreciation of its beauty. The site provides an archive of previous video podcasts. All videos are available as a Medium Quality Flash 8 or High Quality Quicktime (.m4v). There is a forum for conversations about the environment, questions about the environment answered by scientific experts, and comments and questions about the films and filmmaking. Students can also create and contribute their own movies and write movie reviews. To subscribe students can use their email address or go through iTunes or Miro.