Low Cost, Eco-Friendly Aircrete Homes | Hajjar Gibran | TEDxSedona

Low Cost, Eco-Friendly Aircrete Homes | Hajjar Gibran | TEDxSedona

Views:21641|Rating:4.92|View Time:17:44Minutes|Likes:437|Dislikes:7The high cost and vulnerability to the forces of nature make conventional stick houses foolish. The 3 little pigs taught us that in kindergarten. How about we build solid Aircrete brick homes that aren’t damaged by water or high winds? A fabric reinforced AirCrete dome home is much more durable yet costs only a […]

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ABCs of Pollution and Your Control | David Klanecky | TEDxLSU

ABCs of Pollution and Your Control | David Klanecky | TEDxLSU

Views:14339|Rating:4.68|View Time:11:13Minutes|Likes:144|Dislikes:10We talk about clean energy and debate the definitive impact humanity has on our environment, but the numbers are often too abstract for us to internalize. In this talk, chemical engineer David Klanecky lays out straightforward analogies to help us understand our individual impact on the planet’s future, and hints at at what we, […]

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Making India Responsible and Environmentally Aware | Almitra Patel | TEDxAssiRd

Making India Responsible and Environmentally Aware | Almitra Patel | TEDxAssiRd

Views:1066|Rating:5.00|View Time:11:40Minutes|Likes:21|Dislikes:0Through the TEDx platform, Almitra Patel brings to light a relatively ignored problem of accumulated garbage that contributes to massive pollution in the environment. To tackle this crisis that is developing steadily, Patel talks at length about ‘bioremediation’- a bio mining process to manage untreated waste. She reminds her listeners of the threats that […]

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The most polluted generation | Penelope Jagessar Chaffer | TEDxBrussels

The most polluted generation | Penelope Jagessar Chaffer | TEDxBrussels

Views:12406|Rating:4.91|View Time:13:51Minutes|Likes:164|Dislikes:3This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The Most Polluted Generation Penelope Jagessar Chaffer is a multi award winning filmmaker and artist, writer, feminist, children’s environmental health advocate and global environmentalist. The first black, female director to be nominated for a British Academy of Film and […]

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Fish & Global Warming | Sara Hansson | TEDxYouth@Newtown

Fish & Global Warming | Sara Hansson | [email protected]

Views:1676|Rating:4.46|View Time:4:13Minutes|Likes:33|Dislikes:4Fish & Global Warming My name is Sara, and I will be graduating from Hunterdon Central Regional High School in 2019. I love music and biology and hope to include them in my future career. I have done multiple research projects, some at Columbia University’s Center for Radiological Research and others through the Junior […]

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What Carbon Footprint Are You Leaving Behind? | Darnell Jackson | TEDxSVSU

What Carbon Footprint Are You Leaving Behind? | Darnell Jackson | TEDxSVSU

Views:215|Rating:5.00|View Time:12:38Minutes|Likes:2|Dislikes:0Activities that we take part in can shape those around us. Darnell Jackson is a Circuit Court Judge, informational speaker and nationwide presenter for the National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence. He is the author of the acclaimed book The Steps of A Good Man, which provides practical and proven methods for dealing with […]

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The Future of Solar Panels | Mohamadou Bella Bah | TEDxYouth@DAA

The Future of Solar Panels | Mohamadou Bella Bah | [email protected]

Views:34292|Rating:4.34|View Time:12:35Minutes|Likes:212|Dislikes:32The energy industry hasn’t seen significant innovation in years. As we advance, we need to realize that past solutions won’t create the sustainable solutions we need today. Mohamadou “Bella” Bah is a student attending Dubai American Academy. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by […]

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Global Pandemic - Air Pollution | Romain Lacombe | TEDxAthens

Global Pandemic – Air Pollution | Romain Lacombe | TEDxAthens

Views:77363|Rating:4.14|View Time:19:7Minutes|Likes:644|Dislikes:133Air pollution is a global pandemic that’s underway. It’s a major health challenge yet nobody talks about it. It affects everyone but we usually ignore it cause we can’t actually “see” it. Now it’s time to talk about it and find a way to solve it together. Romain Lacombe just stepped down as Head […]

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How Japanese Culture Helps Chattanooga Be Environmentally Friendly | Asami Nakano | TEDxChattanooga

How Japanese Culture Helps Chattanooga Be Environmentally Friendly | Asami Nakano | TEDxChattanooga

Views:1030|Rating:4.62|View Time:10:27Minutes|Likes:12|Dislikes:1In Japanese Furoshiki, a simple square cloth can be used for many things—a bag for grocery shopping, a table cloth, gift wrap,. What if we could use the traditional art of Furoshiki to reduce waste in Chattanooga? In this talk, Asami Nakano will show how Furoshiki can promote environmentally friendly behavior with this traditional […]

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Reducing our carbon footprint by listening to nature | Michelle Oyen | TEDxCambridgeUniversity

Reducing our carbon footprint by listening to nature | Michelle Oyen | TEDxCambridgeUniversity

Views:568|Rating:5.00|View Time:14:15Minutes|Likes:8|Dislikes:0Nature is all around us and giving us advice, but why are we not listening? We need to re-think building materials for the 21st century using biomimetics. Michelle is a Fellow in Engineering at Homerton College, has been a Reader in Bioengineering in the Mechanics and Materials Division and the Bioengineering research group in […]

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How smartphones can reduce our carbon footprint | Todd Myers | TEDxSanJuanIsland

How smartphones can reduce our carbon footprint | Todd Myers | TEDxSanJuanIsland

Views:903|Rating:4.44|View Time:14:16Minutes|Likes:16|Dislikes:2Why the solutions to our biggest environmental problems, from wildlife habitat to carbon emissions, have moved from Washington D.C. to the palm of your hand. With more than two decades in public policy, government environmental agencies, and the private sector, Todd Myers serves as Environmental Director at the Washington Policy Center in Seattle where […]

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Graphene, Enhancing the environmentally friendly fuel cell | Prabhuraj Balakrishnan | TEDxSOAS

Graphene, Enhancing the environmentally friendly fuel cell | Prabhuraj Balakrishnan | TEDxSOAS

Views:62691|Rating:4.80|View Time:10:4Minutes|Likes:428|Dislikes:18”Graphene, a wonder material for energy delivery and sustainability.” Prabhuraj Balakrishnan is a Chemical Engineering researcher in the University Of Manchester, UK working on usage of material of today’s interest – graphene in environmental sustainable energy delivery applications. Before pursuing research in Manchester in 2012, he graduated as a University Topper with gold medal […]

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How big are your carbon footprints? | Julius Jenkins | TEDxYouth@Columbus

How big are your carbon footprints? | Julius Jenkins | [email protected]

Views:4173|Rating:5.00|View Time:4:52Minutes|Likes:17|Dislikes:0STOMP if you have a cell phone!!  Julius Jenkins received the action of the entire audience by demonstrating that everyone can reduce the size of their carbon footprint if they talk less on their cell phone. Student in Columbus Public Schools. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently […]

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