Photographing the Nuclear Disaster in Fukushima

[CAMERA SHUTTER CLICKING] [MUSIC PLAYING] I love photography. But I’m not really interested in a picture. There’s a difference between pictures of something and pictures about something. And I wanted to make pictures about something. Because I really am interested in this idea of science being our Achilles’ heel. [SPEAKING JAPANESE] [HELICOPTER WHIRRING] A friend […]

North Korea vs The United States – Who Would Win The War?

North Korea vs the United States The defense budget of North Korea is estimated to be $10 billion (or 15.8% of their GDP). The American defense budget is $664 billion (or 2.4% of their GDP). North Korea’s total population is 24.7 million people with a total of 10 million who are fit for service. 690,000 are […]

The Solar System — our home in space

The Solar system. Our home in space. We live in a peaceful part of the Milky Way. Our home is the Solar system, a 4.5-billion-year-old formation that races around the galactic centre at 200,000 km/h and circles it once every 250 million years. Our star, the Sun, is at the centre of the Solar system. […]

Fracking explained: opportunity or danger

What is hydraulic fracturing – or fracking ? Since the industrial revolution our energy consumption has risen unceasingly. The majority of this energy consumption is supplied by fossil fuels like coal or natural gas. Recently there has been a lot of talk about a controversial method of extracting natural gas: Hydraulic fracturing or fracking. Put […]

Life Inside a Secret Chinese Bitcoin Mine

Le Bitcoin et les autres crypto-monnaies représentent un futur vers lequel on se dirige. Ça rendra notre vie beaucoup plus facile. [LA VIE DANS UNE MINE BITCOIN] [ISOLÉES DANS LE NORD-EST RURAL DE LA CHINE, SIX MINES DE BITCOINS SONT DIRIGÉES PAR UN MYSTÉRIEUX GROUPE DE 4 PERSONNES.] [EN OCTOBRE 2014, LES SIX MINES GÉNÉRAIENT […]

Climate change: Europe’s melting glaciers | DW Documentary

the spectacular Alps dazzling ice against a brilliant blue sky Danny Arnold and his friend are extreme Mountaineers here on a quest for the ultimate thrill they’re climbing the pits Pulu a nearly 4000 meter peak you position your ice axe you hear the tension cracks and hisses when it breaks up the ice blocks […]

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 […]