Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Friday,  February 9, 2018 @ 7pm

YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY, Season 2

2017 National  Geographic  Climate Change Documentary Series   

Mt Diablo Unitarian Universal Church
Bortin Hall, 55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek

FREE & open to the public. 

YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY,  SEASON 2 

The Emmy-winning climate change series returns for a second season to tell the biggest story of our time.  Featuring some of Hollywood’s most influential stars, YEARS of LIVING DANGEROUSLY, Season 2  reveals emotional and hard-hitting accounts of the effects of climate change across the planet and covers crucial issues, like severe hurricanes, deforestation, the solar energy crisis, climate migrants, historic droughts and the rapidly increasing extinction rate of our planet’s wildlife.  Celebrity correspondents bring us stories on those affected by and seeking solutions to climate changeThere are eight episodes and each episode stands on its own.

EPISODE 1 – RACE AGAINST TIME

INTO THE LIGHT — David Letterman

In his first television project since retiring as host of CBS’s “The Late Show,” David Letterman travels to India to find out how this country—soon to be the world’s most populous—will power all its people. Will they continue using dirty fossils fuels like coal or lead the way with the renewable energy program they’ve promised? Letterman interviews the prime minister, travels to rural villages where 300 million people live without power, and finds out why the U.S. may play a key role in India’s energy future.


BLOCKING THE SUN — Cecily Strong

“Saturday Night Live” cast member Cecily Strong travels to Florida and Nevada to investigate what’s blocking the growth of solar energy in the U.S. She gets the real story from a retired utilities commissioner and other energy industry insiders willing to tell their stories.