Some really good ideas worth spreading!

Some really good ideas worth spreading!

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Angela Belcher: Using nature to grow batteries

Inspired by an abalone shell, Angela Belcher programs viruses to make elegant nanoscale structures that humans can use. Selecting for high-performing genes through directed evolution, she’s produced viruses that can construct powerful new batteries, clean hydrogen fuels and record-breaking solar cells. At TEDxCaltech, she shows us how it’s done.

TEDx Talk by Kyle Empringham: Why Doesn’t Everyone Care About the Environment?

via the ecolutionist

Kyle is ecolutionist’s Conservation and Biodiversity Editor and the Founder and Editor of the eco-blog, The Starfish.

Jackson Browne: “If I Could Be Anywhere”

Jackson Browne has written and performed some of the most literate and moving songs in popular music — and has defined a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics.

Honesty is the best policy!

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