Crackpot, jackpot: Human contrasts and survival

United Kingdom, 1978

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Episode number 10 of Series “Botanic man”.
This program takes a look at the problems caused by the high energy consumption of modern countries and some possible solutions. It contrasts life in California, the inhabitants of a tower block who live in a completely controlled environment and the inhabitants of Mexico where Indians are farming land which is rich in oil and great changes are about to embrace them.

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Terence Dixon

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Thames Television



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Botanic man

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Botanic man


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