Returning to Fukushima | Explorer

PHIL KEOGHAN: Nuclear power has been a reliable source of energy for 70 years. But it comes with the risk of a meltdown, as we saw in Chernobyl in 1986 and Fukushima in 2011. After Chernobyl, Russia ordered a 1,600 square mile area around the plant abandoned forever. But a very different plan is underway […]

Mercury 101 | National Geographic

– [Narrator] The planet Mercury is named after the messenger of the Roman gods, because even the ancients could see how swift and fleeting it is in the sky. But it wasn’t until recently that scientists began unraveling Mercury’s many mysteries. Mercury is the smallest planet in our solar system. It’s diameter currently measures just […]

This monster plant is trying to take over. What if we let it?

(electronic music) – [Narrator] So this, believe it or not, is Silicon Valley. That’s Facebook’s headquarters there, like 15 hundred feet away, but a lot of the valley looks like this, marshland and empty wasteland. But there’s actually this big messy story happening right here in the middle of nowhere. It’s a story about humans […]

Sam and the Plant Next Door – growing up by the nuclear power plant

News presenter: now let’s talk a little more about our main story here tonight, the government’s decision to give the go-ahead to Britain’s first new nuclear power plant for 20 years. The £18bn project at Hinkley Point in Somerset will be mainly financed by the French energy firm EDF, which is largely state owned. With […]

Crocodiles gone nuclear? Crocs thriving near Florida nuclear plant

GONE GONE NUCLEAR? GONE NUCLEAR? LISTEN GONE NUCLEAR? LISTEN UP GONE NUCLEAR? LISTEN UP BECAUSE GONE NUCLEAR? LISTEN UP BECAUSE THIS GONE NUCLEAR? LISTEN UP BECAUSE THIS COULD GONE NUCLEAR? LISTEN UP BECAUSE THIS COULD MAKE LISTEN UP BECAUSE THIS COULD MAKE LISTEN UP BECAUSE THIS COULD MAKE FOR LISTEN UP BECAUSE THIS COULD MAKE […]

Brain 101 | National Geographic

– [Narrator] The brain is the most complex organ in the human body. As part of the nervous system, the brain coordinates all of the body’s function. In adult humans, the brain is a three-pound gelatinous mass of fat and protein. It’s comprised of four main regions: the cerebrum, the cerebellum, the brainstem, and the […]

[KOR CC] Clean Up Mekong with Hanwha Solar Boat

Here retreat is no longer an option. The Mekong River, it’s the last stand before 2,000 tons of trash flow into the Pacific Ocean each day. 730,000 tons of trash a year that flow straight into the Pacific Ocean, must be stopped. The key is how. This trash collecting barge emits even more carbon into […]

The AG Stock Tank Experimental – What Works Best?

Hi I’m Mike, when asked why we do something one way, my father in law Gilbert was famous for saying “because that’s how we have always done it” He wasn’t big on change but today we start something that could change how we do things here on the ranch and possibly save us money. Its […]

Sun 101 | National Geographic

While billions of stars are scattered throughout the universe the one at the center of our solar system Plays a special role for us here on earth our Sun formed about 4.5 billion years ago in the Milky Way galaxy’s Orion’s fur It was born when a cloud of dust and gas known as a […]

This Unlikely 1960s Space Tech Can Help Save the Bees | Rob Davis | TEDxMinneapolis

Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven You and I have an incredibly hard-working friend who is completely underappreciated and is in serious trouble. And there’s something out in space that can significantly help our friend. You’re going to love it. You’re going to love it. But first, let’s take a moment to appreciate […]