science

remineralize the earth, somma minerals, SIUC
This is idea if shared can make us all the hero/heroine for the world. The foundation from the ground up. 80% diversity occurs under ground. Every glacial period huge glaciers grind rock to a powder leaving thousands of pounds to enrich the soils... Read More
KQED/Quest
Measuring Redwood Giants: Forest ecologist Steve Sillett is leading a team of scientists as they climb and measure every branch of some of the last and tallest old growth redwoods in California. Their goal is to learn how these ancient giants have... Read More
KQED/Quest
Scientists say it's no secret San Francisco Bay is rising, along with all of the earth’s oceans. This rise in sea level will affect everyone who lives, works, or plays near the bay. QUEST asks how high will the Bay rise and when? And what steps can... Read More
Founder and Chief Executive, Planet Forward
It’s no surprise that oil and coal companies are having a banner year. Earthquakes in Japan and revolutions in Africa have oil riding a profitable wave of instability. The Wall Street Journal noted that rising gas prices are a boon to oil... Read More
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Jamie Hestekin and a team of students at the University of Arkansas are converting algae into fuel. They’re hard at work on a prototype machine that, with the press of a button, will let small farmers and other business owners convert algae into... Read More
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Gary Dirks at Arizona State University’s LightWorks project seeks to capture the power of the sun. Building a multi-institution collaborative center that tries to harness the various ways sun can turn into energy, Dirks and his team hope to create... Read More
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Meet Argon, a lazy noble gas, and join him on his journey to find his place in the world.
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Finalist Danny Kennedy leases solar panels, but, after all these years of looking at the bluish, glassy panels, do you know how they really work? For a look inside, here’s the Science Corner.
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U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, discusses partnership with ARPA-E on the development of high performance alternative energy storage modules for the US defense system. Mabus discusses the unique challenges of energy use in the defense system.
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We caught up with students who've experienced the Planet Forward promise! Watch as they reflect on having their ideas and innovations featured on national television!

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