Husk Power: Harnessing sunlight to provide reliable electricity

Schools in Bihar, India, can face challenges getting a reliable and constant electricity supply to power fans for cool classrooms and drive water pumps for clean water. But their challenge was not unique. 240 million people in India have no access to reliable electricity. Manoj Sinha was determined to make a difference. Bihar sits in […]

Why It’s Dangerous Trump Thinks He Knows A Lot About The Environment | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC

>>>WE ARE THE NUMBER ONE ENERGY>>>WE ARE THE NUMBER ONE ENERGY PRODUCER IN THE WORLD. PRODUCER IN THE WORLD. SOON WE’LL BE BY FAR THE NUMBER SOON WE’LL BE BY FAR THE NUMBER ONE. ONE. IT IS TREMENDOUS WEALTH AND L&G, IT IS TREMENDOUS WEALTH AND L&G, WE HAVE MORE THAN ANYBODY ELSE. WE HAVE […]

November 14, 2017 Newscast | Cronkite News

>>ANNOUNCER: FROM THE CRONKITE STUDIOS IN DOWNTOWN PHOENIX. THIS IS CRONKITE NEWS.>>ARIZONA FAITH LEADERS, CALLING ON STATE SENATORS TO TAKE ACTION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE, AND PUT THE PUBLIC’S HEALTH FIRST.>>PLUS, ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY LEADS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS WITH INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS. BUT THERE’S A SIGNIFICANT DROP IN ENROLLMENT ACROSS THE NATION.>>AND HOW CREATING INDIVIDUAL COUNTY VOTER […]

Inside the Svalbard Seed Vault

So this is like the world’s most important freezer? It is. Really. *laughs* The most important room in the world, someone has said. These are pretty big claims for a place located just 1300 km, or 800 miles from the north pole. But then, this is no ordinary place. It’s the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. […]