Most Earth-Friendly Home Ever Built? | National Geographic

Most Earth-Friendly Home Ever Built? | National Geographic

Views:19358|Rating:4.61|View Time:3:21Minutes|Likes:189|Dislikes:16The group Habitat for Humanity is building six homes in Washington, D.C., that are not only affordable but also energy efficient. Known as passive houses, these homes meet rigorous standards through low-energy construction practices and energy-efficient appliances. Whereas the average household in the area spends up to $1,500 annually on energy, passive-house owners can […]

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Transforming Human Poop Into Eco-Friendly Fertilizer | Best Job Ever

Transforming Human Poop Into Eco-Friendly Fertilizer | Best Job Ever

Views:44649|Rating:4.74|View Time:2:55Minutes|Likes:781|Dislikes:43Everyone poops. But who wants to actually deal with it? Ecologist Sasha Kramer literally works with poop and thinks about it every day. She is helping to transform human waste into fertile organic compost for agricultural use in Haiti. #BestJobEver ➡ Subscribe: ➡ Get More Best Job Ever on Youtube: About Best Job Ever: […]

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Pollution Is So Bad in India, It's Causing Car Crashes | National Geographic

Pollution Is So Bad in India, It’s Causing Car Crashes | National Geographic

Views:90640|Rating:4.68|View Time:1:11Minutes|Likes:1941|Dislikes:133Thick smog blanketed areas of northern India, exceeding 10 times the recommended safe limit. Low visibility from the pollution has been blamed for an 18-car-pileup about 30 miles from New Delhi. Breathing the air has been likened to smoking 50 cigarettes in one day. Cold temperatures and slow winds have been blamed for the […]

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UAE Ecological Footprint Animation- Arabic

UAE Ecological Footprint Animation- Arabic

Views:5844|Rating:5.00|View Time:2:16Minutes|Likes:41|Dislikes:0In 2006, the Living Planet Report ranked the UAE as having the highest per capita Ecological Footprint in the world. In response, the Al Basma Al Beeiyah Initiative was launched in October 2007 by a partnership comprising the Ministry of Environment and Water (MOEW), the Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi’s AGEDI (Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data […]

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A Solution to Pollution - Mycoremediation - using fungi to clean up oil spills

A Solution to Pollution – Mycoremediation – using fungi to clean up oil spills

Views:26487|Rating:4.91|View Time:16:43Minutes|Likes:263|Dislikes:5A Solution to Pollution – Mycoremediation in the Ecuadorian Amazon – Nicola Peel A film by Nicola Peel, about how mushrooms are helping to clean up oil spills in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Mycoremediation is an incredible technique using fungi to break down oil and other contaminants. This short film shows how the Amazon Mycorenewal […]

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Tiny House Electric Footprint

Tiny House Electric Footprint

Views:482|Rating:5.00|View Time:4:36Minutes|Likes:25|Dislikes:0Ever wonder how much electricity you use? Nah, most people don’t. Tim and Steph had the opportunity to plug their Tiny Home into a brand new power meter and find out exactly how much electricity they use in a week. Living in a tiny house generally means that you use less resources, but little […]

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Global Warming: Impacts on Wildlife and Society

Global Warming: Impacts on Wildlife and Society

Views:14964|Rating:4.44|View Time:8:46Minutes|Likes:32|Dislikes:4Dr. Camille Parmesan, Associate Professor in the Section of Integrated Biology at the University of Texas, discusses her research. Parmesan’s work has been on current impacts of climate change in the 20th century on wildlife. Her work on butterfly range shifts has been highlighted in many scientific and popular press reports, such as in […]

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How To Install Bird Barrier's Solar Panel Exclusion Kit

How To Install Bird Barrier’s Solar Panel Exclusion Kit

Views:35657|Rating:4.75|View Time:5:10Minutes|Likes:76|Dislikes:4Cameron Riddell demonstrates how to install the new solar panel bird and wildlife exclusion system from Bird Barrier. This simple, non-penetrating system is fast and easy to install, does not void panel warranties, and is endorsed by leading solar energy installation companies. Find out more at www.birdbarrier.com/products/solar-panel/

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Human Footprint | National Geographic

Human Footprint | National Geographic

Views:239296|Rating:4.35|View Time:1:32Minutes|Likes:400|Dislikes:60Human Footprint show takes a look at the by-products of our consumption. ➡ Subscribe: About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what’s possible. […]

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Car Footprint | National Geographic

Car Footprint | National Geographic

Views:37657|Rating:4.62|View Time:4:18Minutes|Likes:232|Dislikes:19Freedom on wheels means a real impact on the environment over your driving lifetime. Human Footprint: ➡ Subscribe: About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the […]

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Energy Conservation | National Geographic

Energy Conservation | National Geographic

Views:71651|Rating:4.59|View Time:3:3Minutes|Likes:145|Dislikes:13Renewable energy technologies have come a long way. But public attitudes lag far behind. ➡ Subscribe: About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of […]

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Solar Roads: Can Streets Become Giant Solar Panels? | National Geographic

Solar Roads: Can Streets Become Giant Solar Panels? | National Geographic

Views:218607|Rating:3.81|View Time:4:14Minutes|Likes:1711|Dislikes:532The sun’s rays can hit some roads for up to 90 percent of the daylight hours, so companies in Europe and the U.S. are experimenting with building solar panels along or above roads. But are such projects worth the cost? In France one company is hoping to distinguish itself—and reduce costs—with solar panels that […]

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Starting an Eco Friendly Coffee Farm in Costa Rica

Starting an Eco Friendly Coffee Farm in Costa Rica

Views:1942|Rating:5.00|View Time:2:46Minutes|Likes:12|Dislikes:0What does it take to start a green coffee farm? We travel to Costa Rica to discover how one Canadian is taking a cow pasture in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica and turning it into an eco-friendly coffee farm. That may not seem like such a big deal, but more and more forests […]

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Polar Bears & Global Warming

Polar Bears & Global Warming

Views:118145|Rating:4.19|View Time:3:26Minutes|Likes:198|Dislikes:38Click here to find out how you can help! NWF’s senior scientist Doug Inkley, Ph.D. explains why polar bears need sea ice and what can happen to them because of global warming. National Wildlife Federation works on protecting wildlife and wild places. To learn more go to

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