MCRN featured on EmeraldPlanet

THIS Sunday, February 7, 2016, at 6:30pm EST, MCRN co-director Hans Kaper, founding principal investigator Ken Golden, Hans Engler and Sarah Iams will be interviewed about the MCRN on the EmeraldPlanet weekly television program. The one-hour program will include four segments: one with each invited speaker. Kaper and Engler will be interviewed live at the Chanel 10 TV studio in Fairfax, Virginia; and Golden and Iams will be interviewed via Skype. The interviewer will be Dr. Samuel Lee Hancock, President and Executive Director of EmeraldPlanet, as well as the Producer and Host of The EmeraldPlanet TV Programs.

The EmeraldPlanet International Foundation (the EmeraldPlanet) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization with its headquarters and television production studios in Washington, D.C. USA. Created in 1973, the EmeraldPlanet’s activities include the identification of 1,000 best practices as they pertain to the environment and the promotion of alternative energy sources. The EmeraldPlanet’s leadership and associated experts work with research institutions, businesses, governments, universities, healthcare providers, clean water advocates, and non-governmental and community-based organizations with the common goal of arresting, and possibly reversing the ravages of climate change.

The EmeraldPlanet works in consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in collaboration with the PanAmerican-PanAfrican Association (Pa/Pa), a 501(c)(3) organization. We engage the world community through internet and television broadcasts, publishing, education, research, training, idea exchanges, competitions, and advocacy.

The EmeraldPlanet weekly television programs are being broadcast and distributed via Channel 10 TV in Fairfax, Virginia. The programs are being simulcast to 2,095 stations around the United States and then overseas by the Internet and C-SPAN TV.  At this time The EmeraldPlanet is currently available in all 214 countries and territories around the world. The EmeraldPlanet television home base has over five million potential viewers including one of the world's most important capital cities, Washington, D.C.  Among the officially registered 7,300 non-profit organizations in Washington, D.C. the EmeraldPlanet is the only organization to have its own global weekly broadcast television program covering the latest sustainable environmental and economic development issues, policies, and technologies.  

To Watch Live

On Sunday, February 7, go to  and click on The EmeraldPlanet  “Watch Live on the Web” during the broadcast hour of 6:30- 7:30pm EST SHARP!

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