Reaching Earth’s Corners

(bird calls) (dramatic music) – [Host] Mankind and the elements. For some, it’s an uncomfortable bond. – Water’s very powerful. It’s very deceiving and you have to have great respect for it. – [Host] For others, when weather strikes, inspiration begins. – We’re just nine and 11 year old girls who did a science project. […]

Pushing Human Limits in Nature

(saw buzzing) (mysterious music) – [Climber] Yeah, go for it. – Whoo! – [Narrator] Mankind and the elements. For some, it’s an uncomfortable bond. – [Woman] Good job. – [Narrator] For others, when weather strikes, inspiration begins. – There are so many people in life, they forget to dream because they’re afraid to fail. – […]

Meet the Man Who Built His Own Power Plant

(uplifting music) – [Narrator] Most of rural Kenya doesn’t have access to electricity. This means the evenings are full of darkness. Here, families rely on kerosene lamps, which are expensive and produce harmful fumes. John Wangare wanted to change that. – My name is John Margiro Wangare. I am the found of Magiro Mini Hydroelectric. […]

How a 16-Year-Old Is Leading a Global Climate Movement

(slow classical music) – [Woman] Greta is a 16-year-old girl who has inspired thousands maybe even millions of people to stand up for both themselves and the climate. – [Girl] She thought everything was going in the wrong direction. And now she’s become a really big role model for a lot of people. – [Girl] […]

How Solar Energy Is Bringing Power Back to Puerto Rico

(somber music) – The Hurricane Maria was devastating. It took out the entire island in every way imaginable. There was no electricity. There was no water. There was no gasoline. It was chaos. It was utter chaos. We can no longer rely on large fossil fuel-burning power plants distributing energy and wires that are just […]

The Third Industrial Revolution: A Radical New Sharing Economy

“The value of information does not survive the moment in which it was new. It lives only at that moment; it has to surrender to it completely and explain itself to it without losing any time.” “A story is different. It does not expend itself. It preserves and concentrates its strength and is capable of […]