Iran’s Fight For Nuclear Power

For the last fifty years, Iran and the US have been fighting over the issue of Iran’s nuclear capability. Tension over sanctions and broken agreements have fueled this diplomatic deadlock. Here’s a timeline to explain the history of this back and forth. July 01, 1968 Iran signs the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty with 50 other countries, […]

How to make a NUCLEAR REACTOR in Minecraft!

Would say on the list of cool and interesting things nuclear actors go pretty high on that list [I] mean from an engineering standpoint They were incredibly impressive. There’s loads of difficult engineering going on They’re [just] [tons] of bits and pieces that I personally don’t fully understand and also of course on a scary […]

Woodworker Builds The Perfect Tiny House Boat for Life on the Water

>>MAT: Hey everyone, we were just driving down the highway and came across this really awesome floating houseboat. So we contacted the builder, Richard, and he agreed to put it in the water for us so we could have a look. He built it all himself by hand. It’s like a tiny floating cabin. It […]

State of Flowing Water: Living in Balance – Texas Parks and Wildlife [Official]

(music)>>EVERYTHING IS FLOWING IN ONE WAY OR ANOTHER. EVERYTHING IS GOING SOMEWHERE, GROWING, AGEING, AND CHANGING. THE MORE WE LEARN ABOUT THE NATURAL WORLD THE MORE WE SEE HOW DIFFERENT ELEMENTS WEAVE TOGETHER AND HOW MANY MORE CONNECTIONS BECOME APPARENT. WE’VE ALL HEARD OF THE BALANCE OF NATURE AND INCREASINGLY WE’RE STARTING TO REALIZE THE […]

The World’s Future MEGAPROJECTS: 2019-2040’s (Season 2 – Complete)

These are the most ambitious megaprojects in development around the world. No other country, with the exception of China and perhaps India, is undergoing a bigger building boom than Turkey. The Turkish government is overseeing a $400 billion spending spree on infrastructure that it hopes will lay the groundwork for a rapid economic rise. The […]

Man Living in a Sustainable & Innovative Earthship Home – Full Tour

>>DANIELLE: Hey everyone in this video, we’re visiting a stunning three-bedroom Earthship home in Ontario, Canada. The house was built with recycled tires. It has a massive 10 kW solar power system. It collects and stores rainwater for flushing the toilets. It recycles greywater through the indoor gardens and it has a wood-fired boiler for […]

Incredible Cob House Tour – A Sustainable Green Building

hey everyone we’re here on main island in British Columbia and we’re checking out the Cobb cottage this is a two-story 800 square foot cottage and it was built with Cobb which is a fantastic natural building material and Cobb is just a simple mixture of sand clay and straw this is the very first […]

Energy 101: Energy Efficient Commercial Buildings

Here’s a fact that might surprise you. About 20% of all the energy we use in the U.S. goes to power commercial buildings. Buildings like the offices and schools we use every day. So you can easily see how much energy—and money—we can save when our buildings are as energy efficient as possible. Today’s energy-saving […]

California first state to mandate solar power for new homes

California is continuing its efforts to be more eco-friendly it is the first state in the country to require homes built in 2020 and later to be solar-powered the Building Standards Commission voted unanimously on this issue this finalizes a previous vote by the Energy Commission that aims to make the state reliant on cleaner […]

Maryland’s Solar Decathlon 2011 Engineering Audiovisual Presentation

At the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon 2011, the University of Maryland will present WaterShed, a home that both conserves and produces resources. WaterShed’s engineering design features an integrated set of systems that achieve robust functionality and keep the house comfortable under a wide range of climatic conditions. WaterShed generates its power from the […]