Journey to Planet Earth: Plan B

The latest installment in the Matt Damon-hosted PBS series premieres in March–and carries a poignant message about the coming dangers of climate change.
Journey to Planet Earth is a PBS series hosted by Matt Damon that “explore(s) the fragile relationship between people and the world they inhabit.” The series is produced by Emmy Award-winning filmmakers Marilyn and Hal Weiner and has tackled everything from polluted rivers to disappearing wildlife to urban expansion and struggling farmers.

The latest installment, called “Plan B: Mobilizing to Save Civilization,” features environmental visionary Lester Brown, author of “Plan B,” who delivers a poignant message: deal with climate change, or deal with the horrendous consequences.

“Plan B” premieres on PBS stations March 30, 2011, 10 p.m. EST.