Tag: energy

Sambazon presents #PurpleForThePlanet : A movement to protect 30 species in 30 days

Sambazon presents #PurpleForThePlanet : A movement to protect 30 species in 30 days

By Micah Moen 3 Comments January 18, 2020

Did you know for every 584 acres of rainforest that are destroyed one species goes extinct forever? And currently, we’re losing over ten times that amount every day. At Sambazon, we’ve been fighting to protect the rainforest for almost 20 years by cultivating and wild-harvesting açai – a vital part of the rainforest’s complex ecosystem. […]

Socio-ecological Transformation Processes – Professor Perdita Pohle

Socio-ecological Transformation Processes – Professor Perdita Pohle

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 15, 2020

One topic our research is about is socio-ecological transformation processes and the acceptance of the local population of these socio-ecological transformation processes in adaptation to climate change. For example, in the landscape, if we increase mais production for biogas, then there is a competition among land use between mais production and food production.

HOW TO OVERCOME NERVOUSNESS?|Part2

HOW TO OVERCOME NERVOUSNESS?|Part2

By Micah Moen 21 Comments January 11, 2020

The Effect and Cause of Nervousness The student has limited energy in the brain to think and do useful work. Nervousness consumes that limited energy to such an extent that hardly any energy remains to do useful work. As per the first law of thermodynamics, the energy supplied to a system is partly used in […]

The True Nature of Matter and Mass | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios

The True Nature of Matter and Mass | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios

By Micah Moen 100 Comments January 11, 2020

NARRATOR: Einstein showed us that matter, mass, and the flow of time are intrinsically connected, but opened the question, are they even real? Let’s find out. In a previous episode, we talked about the speed of light– the fastest speed there is. And we talked about how this speed limit is really the speed of […]

HOW TO OVERCOME NERVOUSNESS?|Part1

HOW TO OVERCOME NERVOUSNESS?|Part1

By Micah Moen 21 Comments January 9, 2020

Ms. Arsha (D/o Dr. Nikhil & Smt. Devi) asked: My examinations begin tomorrow. How can I overcome my nervousness? Three Steps of Closeness with God Swami replied: O Learned and Devoted Servants of God! You must think that God Datta is always with you like your bodyguard to fight with the nervousness that attacks you […]

Solar power lighting villages in the Amazon rainforest

Solar power lighting villages in the Amazon rainforest

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 9, 2020

Using this [technology], we don’t have an impact on the environment. We are not damming a river or changing the entire life-cycle of a river to generate energy. You simply mount the panels, install a system, and we are already supplying energy to our community. Indigenous people have energy demands. Today, all their energy demands […]

Hydrogen; Nature’s Fuel

Hydrogen; Nature’s Fuel

By Micah Moen 100 Comments January 7, 2020

Hydrogen is the most abundant element on earth. It really is nature’s fuel. We’re at a very interesting stage of development of this technology where it’s not quite ready for prime time time but it’s getting tantalizingly close Fuel cell technology is evolving, the technology is improving constantly. We’re competing in a market that we […]

Our Forests Aren’t Fuel: Wetlands Up in Smoke

Our Forests Aren’t Fuel: Wetlands Up in Smoke

By Micah Moen 9 Comments January 6, 2020

(Tim) I’ve had people look at me funny when I complain, but the thing is, I’ve seen it. I might rant and rave and carry on, but it’s because I’ve actually been out there and seen what’s going on, not just in this one particular spot, but the whole watershed. This used to be a […]

Nature’s smallest factory: The Calvin cycle – Cathy Symington

Nature’s smallest factory: The Calvin cycle – Cathy Symington

By Micah Moen 100 Comments January 2, 2020

You’re facing a giant bowl of energy packed Carbon Crunchies. One spoonful. Two. Three. Soon, you’re powered up by the energy surge that comes from your meal. But how did that energy get into your bowl? Energy exists in the form of sugars made by the plant your cereal came from, like wheat or corn. […]

“Pitch For Nature” – Business & the value of nature

“Pitch For Nature” – Business & the value of nature

By Micah Moen 15 Comments January 2, 2020

Hi, I’m John I work for a company A big company A company that still doesn’t realise it relies on nature Which is why I’m organizing a meeting A big meeting To discuss “Natural Capital” It’s a new idea that’ll boost our business You’ve heard of ‘financial capital, right? So what is “Natural Capital”? Take […]