Have you ever seen an atom?

Have you ever seen at atom? Seeing as everything is made of them, you have. But have you ever seen one on its own? Over time, microscopes have become more and more powerful, allowing us to see deeper into the world of the ultra-small. Traditional light microscopes can be used to see things like these […]

Blue Planet II : The Prequel

The Ocean … the largest habitat on Earth. A generation ago, the series ‘The Blue Planet’ took us beneath the waves. but now we know so much more Take a deep breath New science… and new technology…. allow us to voyage further … and deeper … than ever before. From the restless shores of our […]

PM-1 Nuclear Power Plant

Behind me stands the remains of the PM-1 nuclear power station atop Warren Peak near Sundance Wyoming. The PM-1 nuclear power station was the first portable nuclear power station ever constructed in the United States. The Pm-1 power station was designed to operate 3 large radars. Warren Peak in the Bearlodge Mountains made the perfect […]

Can I Harvest Hydro-Energy and Still Slow and Pacify Water?

With so much of our water handling attempting to slow and to calm water, is this counter productive, if we are installing devices to harvest energy from water? Well, we have a principle to stop, spread and soak water and that water is then moving through the system slowly. So, it’s much easier to store […]

How Much Energy Does the Internet Use? | Hot Mess 🌎

About half the world has internet access. That’s 3.6 billion people surfing the web. How much energy is that using? And what is our online world doing to our planet’s climate? Hey Alexa, how much electricity do you use? “Hmm I’m not sure” No worries, that’s what we’re here for. [OPEN] Hey! I’m Miriam, and […]

Laniakea: Our home supercluster

Somewhere in the Universe is a small blue planet, the third rock from a star called the Sun, just one of billions of stars in a spiral galaxy known as the Milky Way. But where in the Universe is the Milky Way? A team of scientists gathered data on more than 8,000 of the galaxies […]

Will the World End Because of Climate Change? | Apocalypse NowThis

The world is definitely going to end one day. All of this will be gone and there’s nothing we can do to stop it. Everything is temporary and we’re all going to die. I’m going to talk to some experts, share some history, and find out the truth about what’s finally going to do us […]

Stanford scientists build solar-powered elephant research camp

. Stanford University. We’re here at Mushara Waterhole in Etosha National Park, Namibia. I’ve been doing elephant research here for twenty years. This year, we’re doing a film on the research, and all of the research and filming, is done by solar energy. Now, one of the really special aspects of, solar energy is it […]

What If We Burned ALL the Fossil Fuels? | Hot Mess 🌎

Buried beneath your feet are trillions of tons of dead plants and algae. Over millions of years, their carbon-rich bodies have been compressed under so much heat and pressure that they’ve transformed into energy-rich fossils. In fact, we call them ‘fossil fuels’ since we burn them to release their energy. But burning this coal, oil […]

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 […]