Tag: documentary

The Facebook Dilemma: Alex Stamos

The Facebook Dilemma: Alex Stamos

By Micah Moen 32 Comments August 22, 2019

NOTE chapter Election Security In the Lawfare piece, you basically lay out a number of pretty astounding statements about what we’re facing going into 2018 midterms. If you could encapsulate what it was that you’re trying to convey right now to people about what we’re facing in 2018 and our preparedness generally? One of my […]

The Wild Route: Leaving Work and Home for a Forest Life | NBC Left Field

The Wild Route: Leaving Work and Home for a Forest Life | NBC Left Field

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 22, 2019

I would find myself sitting at my desk, wishing the day was over so I could home. And then I would wish that it was Friday so I could have the weekend off, and I wished my next vacation was coming up, and I realized that I was very literally wishing away my life. Does […]

The 12 Days of Evolution – Complete Series!

The 12 Days of Evolution – Complete Series!

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 22, 2019

[MUSIC] [BIRD CHIRP] A smart person once said “nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution.” Evolution is what lets us understand the history of life. We’re used to seeing things change over time. But biological evolution is about something more. Centuries of observing nature has shown us that all life is […]

Reef Life of the Andaman (full marine biology documentary)

Reef Life of the Andaman (full marine biology documentary)

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 22, 2019

[Applause] [Music] [Applause] [Music] [Applause] [Music] in the northeast of the Indian Ocean spanning a latitude of 6 to 16 degrees north of the Equator lies the Andaman Sea for the people of Thailand and Burma also known as Myanmar the two nations bordering the eastern edge of the Andaman the sea has always been […]

The Future of Farming & Agriculture

The Future of Farming & Agriculture

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 21, 2019

Over the next two decades, a technological wave will revolutionize the efficiency of farms all over the world. It can’t come soon enough. By the year 2050 the human population will be nearly 10 billion—which means we’ll need to have doubled the amount of food we now produce. This is an examination of the agricultural […]

Racing to Save Dying Coral Reefs

Racing to Save Dying Coral Reefs

By Micah Moen 88 Comments August 21, 2019

(upbeat guitar music) – Coral reefs are some of the oldest and most fundamental ecosystems on the planet. 25% of all marine life, at some point, lives on a coral reef. They are essential to life on earth. But, there is not a single coral reef that is not under threat. Our goal is to […]

Secrets of the deep ocean | The Economist

Secrets of the deep ocean | The Economist

By Micah Moen 22 Comments August 19, 2019

Deep beneath the ocean’s surface… …lie vast areas of seabed that have… …never before been explored by humankindThis is camera control……can we drop our speed to one knot pleaseNow state-of-the-art technology is giving these scientists… …an unprecedented opportunity…Take it down to the bottom…to conduct research that is vital to protecting the oceanI just want to […]

Organic Sustainable Farming is the Future of Agriculture | The Future of Food

Organic Sustainable Farming is the Future of Agriculture | The Future of Food

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 19, 2019

In order for us to live sustainably the structures that meet our basic needs must work towards regeneration rather than consumption and depletion. We wanted to find what alternatives exist to buying food at the supermarket which in their current form encourage destructive farming practices. I’ve been studying sustainable farming systems for over 25 years […]

The Future of Ocean Exploration

The Future of Ocean Exploration

By Micah Moen 57 Comments August 17, 2019

With 95% of the ocean floor unexplored, the deep sea is Earth’s last frontier. Its pioneers are scientists leveraging the latest technology to cast light on the massive and incomprehensibly dark environment that extends more than 35,000 feet down. Until recently, this world was known only to our planet’s most unearthly species. This is the […]

Is the Secret to Superhuman Performance in Your Gut? | The Swim

Is the Secret to Superhuman Performance in Your Gut? | The Swim

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 16, 2019

Long-distance swimmer Ben Lecomte and the crew of Seeker are on a mission to bring attention to changing ocean ecosystems. But along the way, Ben’s internal ecosystem will change too, presenting scientists with a unique opportunity to show just how much our environment affects the millions of microbes swimming within us. JARRAD: The human microbiome […]