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Toyota Environmental Sustainability Presents: A Portal To The Future | Toyota

Toyota Environmental Sustainability Presents: A Portal To The Future | Toyota

(Soft music) – [Narrator] The Port of Long Beach is a busy, heavy-duty place. Every year, this premier seaport moves automobiles, clothing, furniture, and consumer electronics, worth billions of dollars from cargo ships to retail shelves across the U.S. (soft music) And today, one heavy-duty drayage truck is changing the game. Introducing Toyota’s Project Portal, …

What’s the Rarest Element on Earth

What’s the Rarest Element on Earth

We’ve explored a fraction of the ocean, most of the Earth, and parts of our Solar System. But, do you ever wonder what everything around us is made up of? You might be surprised that the most abundant elements in the universe are limited on Earth. What happens below the Earth’s crust is inaccessible to …

Could We Destroy the Earth?

Could We Destroy the Earth?

So we talk about how we, the people of earth, have the ability to destroy ourselves in a way most species don’t. What we’re generally talking about when we say this is nuclear weapons, and how we, quote, have enough nuclear weapons to destroy the earth many times over. Well, first, no we couldn’t. In …

Hydrogen; Nature’s Fuel

Hydrogen; Nature’s Fuel

Hydrogen is the most abundant element on earth. It really is nature’s fuel. We’re at a very interesting stage of development of this technology where it’s not quite ready for prime time time but it’s getting tantalizingly close Fuel cell technology is evolving, the technology is improving constantly. We’re competing in a market that we …

Detect Hydrogen with a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Detect Hydrogen with a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Warning: Hydrogen is a flammable gas. Sodium bisulfate is corrosive, wear gloves when handling it. Additionally, safety alarms are very loud by design. Wear hearing protection when performing this experiment. Greetings fellow nerds. Detectors for carbon monoxide as well as natural gas like this one have become increasingly popular to warn against such gases. They’re …

Could We Create A Livable Atmosphere On The Moon?

Could We Create A Livable Atmosphere On The Moon?

We’re kinda destroying our lovely Earth, so can’t we just go to the Moon? TERRAFORM! Yeah, that’s probably not the best option… Hey guys! Moon-loving Amy with you on DNews today! We got a great question on Twitter from @atul05kumar. He asked why our Moon doesn’t have an atmosphere and what would happen if we …