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Save the Earth

Save the Earth

I’ve got some bad news for you. Well, the Earth is kind of dying right now. So, for those who have been sleeping for the past 30 years, here’s what happened: natural disasters have been getting stronger and stronger with record-breaking earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes and most recently wildfires. A huge plastic island formed itself in …

The Right to Breathe v2.0

The Right to Breathe v2.0

I spent fifty years of my life with the heavyweight champion of the world. Everywhere he went, everybody knew him. Everybody wanted to touch him and talk to him. While the President of the United States or the President of Russia was trying to get his attention, he was picking up a baby or a …

Global Warming Tide Rising

Global Warming Tide Rising

♫ The impacts of climate change are becoming more and more apparent in our lives. Many have noticed an increasing number of hot days and rainier winters but sea level is creeping up below everyone’s radar. Global sea level is currently rising three millimeters , which is an eighth of an inch, each year and …

The Story of Cosmetics

The Story of Cosmetics

This is a story about a world obsessed with stuff. It’s a story about a system in crisis. We’re trashing the planet, we’re trashing each other, and we’re not even having fun. The good thing is that when we start to understand the system, We start to see lots of places to step in and …

Environmental Peacebuilding Practicum Report

Environmental Peacebuilding Practicum Report

Good morning thank you for coming out this morning my name is Ken Conca, I’m a member of the faculty here in the School of International Service I’m affiliated with the global environmental politics program which sponsors is practicum and also with the international peace and conflict resolution program and so it’s great to see …

Technology Overview for Integrated Nuclear – Renewable Energy Systems

Technology Overview for Integrated Nuclear – Renewable Energy Systems

>>Katie: Hello everyone, I’m Katie Contos, and welcome to today’s webinar which is hosted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Today’s webinar is focused on the nuclear innovation, clean energy future technology overview, integrated nuclear renewable energy systems. Before we begin, I’ll quickly go over some of the webinar features. For audio, you have two …

Water Pollution Solutions – Part 2

Water Pollution Solutions – Part 2

Another thing we can do kind of thinking of a bigger scale is kind of reducing that amount of pervious surface that we have and really addressing this idea of runoff. Not only runoff of chemical pollutants and big pollutants, but runoff of warm water, runoff in general where you’re not contributing to flooding or …