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How Seaweed Could Slow Down Climate Change

How Seaweed Could Slow Down Climate Change

We are hooked on meat. We chop, slice, and sink our teeth into it, it’s rooted in our genes and culture, and globally speaking, appetites are on the rise. The average amount of meat consumed per person has nearly doubled in the past 50 years. And this demand is putting an incredible amount of pressure …

Is Height Genetic?

Is Height Genetic?

Hey smart people, Joe here. I am a descendent of giants. With a grandfather, dad, two uncles, and an aunt all towering over 6 feet tall. We are the people you don’t want to stand behind at a Bon Jovi concert, but we’re also the people who can get that thing off the top shelf …

Who Discovered the Greenhouse Effect?

THE GREENHOUSE EFFECT… HOW DID THIS IDEA GET STARTED? WITHOUT MODERN DISTRACTIONS, JOSEPH FOURIER HAD PLENTY OF TIME TO THINK DEEP THOUGHTS. FOURIER WAS A BRILLIANT MATHEMATICIAN AND PHYSICIST. HIS BREAKTHROUGHS HELPED TO MAKE POSSIBLE MANY OF THE DISTRACTIONS WE TAKE FOR GRANTED. FOURIER WAS WORKING ON A THEORY OF HEAT FLOW WHEN HE TRIED …

The true cost of flying – VPRO documentary

The true cost of flying – VPRO documentary

The emissions are going up like this. In Paris we agreed on a total of emissions that are much higher… This is only a few percent. And they’re going down. And they meet here. So it’ll be impossible to achieve Paris, because of the aviation alone. Both in the electrical engineering and the aviation communities… …

Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)

Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)

[MUSIC PLAYING] KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: We’re on the side of a mountain. And there’s about thousands of marijuana plants around us. -This is like, two, three hectares– like 20, 30,000 plants. And then you know that you’re going to find a champion there if you look long enough. It’s a massive field, full of pot. KRISHNA …