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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 […]

The possibility of new ecosystems in Africa | Tshuutheni Emvula | TEDxWindhoek

The possibility of new ecosystems in Africa | Tshuutheni Emvula | TEDxWindhoek

By Micah Moen 3 Comments August 15, 2019

Translator: Timothy Duffy Reviewer: Denise RQ I’d like to invite you along on my journey of how I discovered the possibility of new ecosystems in Africa. I am the co-founder of the Tech Guys, a company that aims to revolutionize technological adoption in Namibia, with the ultimate goal of creating a viable space program. My […]

Three Ways to Destroy the Universe

Three Ways to Destroy the Universe

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 13, 2019

One day the universe will die. But why? And how? And will the universe be dead forever? And how do we know that? First of all, the universe is expanding. And not only that, the rate of its expansion is accelerating. The reason: dark energy. Dark energy is a strange phenomenon that scientists believe permeates […]

Would you live in a floating city in the sky? (with English subtitles) | Tomás Saraceno

Would you live in a floating city in the sky? (with English subtitles) | Tomás Saraceno

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 12, 2019

Translator: Camille Martínez This is my favorite place on earth, Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia. And when it’s covered in a thin layer of water, it reflects the clouds. There are days when you feel as if you’re floating among the clouds. But there are days when the horizon disappears; there’s no longer a top […]

R&D Ecosystem of the Future

R&D Ecosystem of the Future

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 12, 2019

Years ago, we tended to focus mainly on our internal research. Bring talent in, do our work, and we had focal interactions with the outside. What has happened in the last 10 years, 15 years, is that other components of the biomedical community – academia, patient associations, venture back, biotech, even regulators – have really […]

Chris Bowler | The Future of Ocean Ecosystems || Radcliffe Institute

Chris Bowler | The Future of Ocean Ecosystems || Radcliffe Institute

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 11, 2019

– It’s a great pleasure to be here. It’s a wonderful experience of a lifetime to be a Radcliffe fellow. I’d like to thank Dean Liz Cohen. I’d like to thank Associate Dean Judy Vichniac, all the staff at the Radcliffe for the wonderful work that they do to keep us safe and happy through […]

Fusion: Powering a Bright Future

Fusion: Powering a Bright Future

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 11, 2019

This episode is sponsored by Audible Ever since humans figured out that the Sun is powered by hydrogen fusion, we’ve imagined controlling the process and powering our civilization with miniature Suns. But as it turns out, the Sun is highly impractical, and we’re going to need to design something a lot better… So today we […]

The World In 2050 [The Real Future Of Earth] – Full BBC Documentary HD

The World In 2050 [The Real Future Of Earth] – Full BBC Documentary HD

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 10, 2019

we are in a race the race is against time we have to build cities we need them but we have to make them in a different way we need a wave of innovation not only for our way of life but also the planet the consequences would be enormous if we lose this battle […]

How This Town Produces No Trash

How This Town Produces No Trash

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 9, 2019

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: In this small Japanese town, residents take the concept of recycling very seriously. KAZUYUKI KIYOHARA: [SPEAKING JAPANESE] NARRATOR: They separate their trash into a whopping 34 categories. KAZUYUKI KIYOHARA: [SPEAKING JAPANESE NARRATOR: Welcome to Kamikatsu, Japan, the zero waste town. HATSUE KATAYAMA: [SPEAKING JAPANESE] NARRATOR: Hatsue Katayama diligently separates her waste according […]

YSEALI Mentor Series: Starting a Startup Ecosystem Works

YSEALI Mentor Series: Starting a Startup Ecosystem Works

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 9, 2019

Guys, the top 3 tips I’d like to share with you in terms of starting a startup ecosystem that really works, is that number one, you cannot do it by yourself. There’s a lot of moving parts that need to happen such as, accessive funding, such as other entrepreneurs, such as access to talent, of […]