"APRIL LINE-UP OF SIGNATURE PBS SCIENCE AND NATURAL HISTORY SERIES
INVESTIGATES, EXPLAINS AND CELEBRATES OUR GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT IN SALUTE
TO EARTH DAY 2005
PBS science and
natural history programming brings viewers the most innovative,
cutting-edge discoveries taking place on and around planet Earth today.
New breakthroughs in scientific research impact our lives in
extraordinary ways. By taking viewers from the rainforests to the
suburbs, and bringing ideas for conservation and calls to action "down
to earth," PBS series and specials continue to set the standard for
quality science programs that inform, enlighten and entertain.
celebration of Earth Day 2005 – Friday, April 22 – PBS science, natural
history and public affairs series will present programs and special
segments throughout the month of April that bring special awareness to
sustaining our global environment with emphasis on successes,
challenges and concerns."