CBC [ 28 MAR 2021 | Innovation Economics | 22:06 ] Miranda Wang and Jeanny Yao were still in high school when they discovered plastic-eating bacteria in Vancouver’s Fraser River. Passionate about the problem of plastic waste, the two
Lake Tahoe Federal Lawsuit 5G Health and Environmental Effects Press Conference – Federal lawsuit filed against TRPA, Verizon Wireless, and Tahoe Prosperity Center to stop deployment of hundreds of new cell towers and wireless antennas in Lake Tahoe’s relatively pristine
History with Cy [ 26:56 ] Introduction to Ancient Greek Colonies. I’ve always been fascinated by both colonization and diaspora communities – whether conquistadors conquering the world for gold and god or the Irish fleeing famine. What makes people leave
TED-Ed [ 10 SEP 2020 | Innovation Economics | 5:40 ] Trace the history of the invention of plastic, and how the material ushered in what became known as the plastics century. For centuries, billiard balls were made of
Caroline Creado-Perez [ 24 APR 2020 | Data Literacy | 1:02:29 ] I’ve got Poppy in a bag and I’m just going to give her her own throne. . . if the gender data gap ever becomes too depressing you
Kelly Lambert [ 3 FEB 2020 | Reinventing Education | 19:41 ] Like most of you, we don’t get a lot of downtimes, but when I get some downtime, I really love to read a mystery. It seems that our
17 January 2020 – Wireless Technology in Our Midst: How Wi-Fi, Smart Meters, Cell Phone Antennas and 5G Present Risks to our Health, Privacy, Security and the Planet Sunday, January 12, 2020, The Willard School, 185 Powder Mill Road,
Karen Lloyd [ 29 JUL 2019 | Microbiology ] It may seem like we’re all standing on solid earth right now, but we’re not. The rocks and the dirt underneath us are crisscrossed by tiny little fractures and empty spaces.
Jason Fung [ 27 JUL 2019 | Obesity Epidemic | 1:11:27 ] is a nephrologist and expert in the use of intermittent fasting and low-carbohydrate diets for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes. In this presentation, delivered on Aug.
Matthew Walker [ 12 JUN 2019 | Sleep Engineering | 56:55 ] The number of people who can survive on seven hours of sleep without showing any impairment, rounded to a whole number and expressed as a percent of