Videos

Michael Pollan on The Colbert Report

Michael Pollan talks about the new, Illustrated Food Rules and gives Stephen Colbert some home brew.

Michael Pollan on Oprah

Michael Pollan joins Oprah to talk about eating meat.

Michael Pollan on CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360° on the egg recall

Michael Pollan discusses the national egg recall with Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

Michael Pollan on NBC Nightly News

Michael Pollan discusses whether buying organic food is always worth the extra cost.

Michael Pollan on The Daily Show

Michael Pollan wants Americans to recognize that cheap food comes with a high cost to their health and the environment.

The Botany of Desire on PBS

Featuring Michael Pollan and based on his best-selling book, this special takes viewers on an eye-opening exploration of the human relationship with the plant world — seen from the plants’ point of view.

Food, Inc.

In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation’s food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that has been hidden from the American consumer with the consent of our government’s regulatory agencies, USDA and FDA.

Michael Pollan on Bill Maher

Michael Pollan, the author of “In Defense Of Food,” and also in the documentary movie “Food Inc.” to be released June 12th, 2009 speaks with Bill Maher about our food supply.

Michael Pollan on The Colbert Report

Michael Pollan advises that the best food to eat is anything with less than five ingredients in it.

Michael Pollan at the Long Now Foundation

Farming has become an occupation and cultural force of the past. Michael Pollan’s talk promoted the premise — and hope — that farming can become an occupation and force of the future. In the past century American farmers were given the assignment to produce lots of calories cheaply, and they did. They became the most productive humans on earth. A single farmer in Iowa could feed 150 of his neighbors. That is a true modern miracle.