How to bring affordable, sustainable electricity to Africa | Rose M. Mutiso

So right now, nearly one billion people globally don’t have access to electricity in their homes. And in sub-Saharan Africa, more than half of the population remain in the dark. So you probably all know this image from NASA. There’s a name for this darkness. It’s called “energy poverty,” and it has massive implications for […]

Darpa N3 Project: Will We Pilot Drones Through The Brain?

There are a lot of advances in technology that are a bit hard to think about when you’re told them. So join us as we explore DARPA and the N3 Project. 9. What is the N3 Project? With a name like the “N3″ project, you’re likely thinking of some big kind of weapon, or some […]

The Coolest Spot in the Universe | The von Kármán Lecture | Cold Atom Lab

(bright, inquisitive music) – [Narrator] NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory presents the von Karman lecture, a series of talks by scientists and engineers who are exploring our planet, our Solar System, and all that lies beyond. – Hey, good evening, ladies and gentlemen. How’s everyone tonight? (audience murmurs) Good, very good. Well, thanks for coming out; […]

Cheaper and greener electricity at home

Our days are regulated by the use of appliances that weigh on our electricity bills. But machines like air conditioning, water boilers or refrigerators could be less expensive if used in a clever way. To help us save money, experts from the EU-funded project ADDRESS have developed this Energy Box, currently tested by Spanish households. […]

Using Microbes to Generate Electricity

HUMANITY IS RUNNING ON FULL POWER. FROM INDOOR PLUMBING, TO THE LIGHTS IN OUR HOUSES, TO OUR CARS, DEVICES WE’RE AN ENERGIZED SOCIETY. IN A WORLD WHERE PEOPLE LIVE IN FEAR OF RUNNING OUT OF ENERGY, A TEAM OF UNIQUE RESEARCHERS HAVE FOUND A POTENTIALLY INFINITE POWER SOURCE. MEET DOCTOR LENNY TENDER. HE IS A […]

How to assemble the reactor chamber and change electrodes

Welcome to the G1 reactor head assembly tutorial. This is Bibianne, she is going to show you how to assemble the reactor head of the G1 nanoparticle generator. Assemble the reactor in a few mode, place left end cap on mounting tool. Place left KF clamp, place electrode in left end cap. Place KF part […]

Innovation Awards Winners 2017 – Boron doped diamond electrodes

What Zoe’s doing behind me is recording a pH measurement. It’s really important in water quality and health monitoring It’s based on technology that’s over 100 years old. I’ve always been interested in trying to develop a sensor material that would be extremely robust; the one that really kept coming back to me that had […]