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  • SolePower makes shoe inserts that provide clean, renewable energy.

  • Jennifer Turner is the director of the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson Center. Her current research focuses on environmental activism in China and how water use and energy are inextricably linked.

  • Major tech companies are working to power the Internet with renewable energy.

  • The social robots created by Carnegie Mellon University researchers can gossip, get cranky and even talk back to students.

  • Augmented and virtual reality games may help crack the code of getting humans to do something about the environment.

  • Accurate weather forecasting improves data accessibility, economics and everyday life.

  • Energy expert Michael A. Levi discusses the impacts of climate change on energy security in the United States and South Asia.

  • Particles from one billionth to 100 billionths of a meter in size can be used to help diagnose an illness faster and more accurately.

  • Global warming is a real phenomenon and the media needs to approach it in an informed manner.

  • There are many roads to a greener future for transportation.

  • David Waskow is director of the Washington, D.C.-based World Resources Institute’s International Climate Initiative. 

  • Digital tools help youth bring a fresh perspective to global sustainability challenges.

  • A California company’s technology produces electricity from the exhaust heat from generators, furnaces, chimneys and engines. 

  • Simple Energy uses competition and incentives to make energy conservation a priority.


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