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The Gulf Stream Explained

The Gulf Stream Explained

The ocean conveyor belt and the Gulf Stream. Ocean currents have a direct influence on our lives. They determine our weather, our climate, and much more. The ocean currents and wind systems transport heat from the equator to the poles and operate like a large engine for the global climate. In the oceans, there are …

The World’s Fastest Growing MEGACITY

The World’s Fastest Growing MEGACITY

Everest and the Himalayas. It may not seem like this mountain range could shape a Megacity almost 600 kilometers away, but it does. This place, the capital of the most densely populated major country in the world, is also the fastest growing city on the planet. This is an examination of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The constant …

Nuclear Reactor Unprepared For Global Warming

Nuclear Reactor Unprepared For Global Warming

an stunning to fairly innocuous story a reactor at the millstone nuclear plant in waterford connecticut and i remember the nuclear plant will actually i went to a college right around there and uh… the cooler students who would live off campus of which i was not one uh… would off rent make these nice …

Water Pollution Solutions – Part 1

Water Pollution Solutions – Part 1

So everything sounds like doom and gloom, but it’s not. Okay, you and I can address a lot of these issues. Yes, agriculture uses a lot of water, but they don’t use all of it, and there’s regulations kind of reducing the amount of chemicals that agriculture is releasing. But agriculture is not releasing plastic …

When is water safe to drink? – Mia Nacamulli

When is water safe to drink? – Mia Nacamulli

Take a look at the water in this glass. Refreshing, hydrating, and invaluable to your survival. Before you take a sip, though, how do you know that the water inside is free from disease-causing organisms and pollutants? One out of ten people in the world can’t actually be sure that their water is clean and …

Utility Market Dynamics

Utility Market Dynamics

>>Availability and cost of utilities are a significant factor for any business. And this session will help guide investors through the utilities landscape and provide basic information to ensure a smooth utility acquisition process when opening a business in the United States. First, I thought I’d mention a little bit about my agency. Perk [phonetic] …