Hans Rosling talks to a group at TED about how the washing machine has changed the World for the better in allowing people to have more free time to be able to read and learn.
Archive for 'Environmental Issues'
The 8.9M earthquake and tsunami has had devastating effects on Japan, these videos are just a few of those that recorded the disaster.
Michael Pawlyn talks to a group at TED about taking ideas from nature and using them to create a more balanced World. Ideas that range from architecture to recycling, even how to harness enough energy to run all of our needs on this planet and turning desert into vegetated areas.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXYUc5R8iLE Carl Sagen explains how our exploration into space has helped us determine what the future of our planet could be if we don’t pay closer attention to the environment. We have a choice…Choose wisely grasshopper.
This is a video about how electronics are made today knowing that they will wind up in our trash someday.
This video is meant to be a wakeup call to let us know that it is time to start depending more on alternative fuels if we are going to survive on this planet. It shows us where we have come from and has an eye on what we need to do.
These videos share with you the vision that a few people have on how to get back to nature. They build tree houses, but don’t be fooled some of them are pretty elaborate. Take this “Treesort” bed and breakfast in Takilma, Oregon. In any case they are great places to get away from it all [...]
This song is a parody showing us that plastic bags are not good for the environment. It teaches us how something as simple as using reusable shopping bags can help. Help save our planet.
Volkswagen did an experiment to see if they could make throwing trash away fun. They rigged a trashcan with a motion sensor and sound effects.
Kamal Meattle gave a talk to a TED audience on how to grow your own fresh air indoors.