Nano Liquid Batteries

Nano Liquid Batteries

John Katsoudas [ TEDxIIT ] We all know that burning gasoline for transportation contributes significantly to an oncoming global calamity – climate change. We also know that switching to electric vehicles – or EVs – can improve the situation. I bet all of you, like me, care about the environment and most of you, like me, don’t own an electric vehicle. I’m pretty

Stacking Fiefdoms

Joel Salatin [Permaculture Voices ] This morning we started with the idea that a farm is not a continuity business until it provides two salaries. The first thing is to employ yourself and then you’re looking at creating additional salaries and those salaries are going to be stacked on the existing place. They’re not necessarily going to be dependent on gobbling up somebody

That Good Day

That Good Day

Caroline Webb [ 27 K Views, 200 Likes, 50:26 ] I used to work a lot with companies to help them shift their culture in a more positive direction. And I found that the best way to actually find out what was really going on under the hood was often to simply ask three simple questions. What’s a good day for you? What

Swedish Strawscraper

Swedish Strawscraper

Kristen Lofgren [ Inhabit ] Every once in a while an idea comes along that is so unlike anything before that it defies reference. Take Belatchew Lab Architecture’s Strawscraper, a skyscraper covered in hair that can harness the energy of the wind. The building looks as though it belongs at the bottom of the sea, with its long anemone-like hair, but its technology

Su-Mei Tse

Su-Mei Tse

Su-Mei Tse  is a musician, artist and photographer. Her work combines photography, video, installations and music. In 2003, she received the Golden Lion award at the Venice Biennale for the best national participation. She currently lives and works in Luxembourg and Berlin. The daughter of a Chinese father, a violinist, and an English mother, a pianist, Tse was born in Luxembourg City. First

Thin Air Fertilizer

Thin Air Fertilizer

Jessica Davis [ TEDxCSU ] A CSU professor in the Soil and Crop Sciences College since 1995, Davis’ research team focuses on developing a biological nitrogen fertilizer to reduce fossil fuel usage in agriculture. See also ThinAirFertilizer.com FEATURED IMAGE CREDIT: ILO in the Pacific

The Scrum TED

The Scrum TED

Jeff Sutherland [ TEDx Aix ] I’m here to talk about Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness — a Great American Dream that is often not built. In the words of the poet Robert Burns, the best laid plans of mice and men often go terribly wrong and lead to pain and suffering instead of the promised hope. I first started to