A City Built on Water Is Running Out of It

A City Built on Water Is Running Out of It

https://youtube.com/watch?v=_OjUtqv7LDgMexico City was built on an ancient lake and gets more rain than London, but it's still running out of water. For millions of its poorest residents, getting enough is a daily challenge. To solve this critical problem, Social...

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The Spectacle of an Obama NYC visit

The Spectacle of an Obama NYC visit

https://youtube.com/watch?v=L8dVtGPRl5sOct. 7 (Bloomberg Politics) Griffin Hammond looks at the spectacle of President Obama's highly-guarded visits to New York City—the Secret Service, police, onlookers (and dump trucks!) that congregate outside his post-UN dinner at Estela on Houston St (Sep. 24),...

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How a $40,000 Swedish Carpet Is Made

How a $40,000 Swedish Carpet Is Made

https://youtube.com/watch?v=XBxyaRiGc6oIn a Swedish coastal town, a small group of weavers create the most coveted carpets and tapestries in the world. Made is a series of short films that demonstrate how everyday luxury objects are made, and honor the process...

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The Ex-Tesla Executive Electrifying Mass Transit

The Ex-Tesla Executive Electrifying Mass Transit

https://youtube.com/watch?v=bMMAD3oSH6oWhen it comes to sustainability, reducing greenhouse gas emissions is a top line item. But while the general public focuses on electric cars like Tesla's Model 3, clean energy startup Proterra is leading the charge to electrify buses and...

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The WW2 Battle That Gave Us Radar

The WW2 Battle That Gave Us Radar

https://youtube.com/watch?v=xCFPCQ_1WD4In 1935 war was looming and there were rumors the Nazi's had something capable of wiping out whole towns. The British Government feared an aerial invasion and wanted a ‘death ray’ that could knock German planes out of the...

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Visiting the Best of San Francisco

Visiting the Best of San Francisco

https://youtube.com/watch?v=fngw98RjBEcSan Francisco is booming but its rapid income growth has come at a cost. The city which hosted the free love and hippie movements is now a playground for the Silicon Valley tech crowd. So has San Francisco lost...

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The Search For Life Beyond Earth

The Search For Life Beyond Earth

https://youtube.com/watch?v=Q7iJ_u9IV1MFor half a century, researchers have been scanning the sky for signs of extraterrestrial intelligence, so far to no avail. But with regular discoveries of new planets around distant stars, the universe seems to be more friendly to life...

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The Hidden Life of Trump Megadonor Robert Mercer

The Hidden Life of Trump Megadonor Robert Mercer

https://youtube.com/watch?v=zN09XjlmcywRobert Mercer is the fabulously wealthy computer scientist who helped bankroll the Trump presidency. Bloomberg Businessweek's Zachary Mider discovered that Mercer also wears a badge. This is a profile of Mercer and the latest chapter in the many incredible-but-true...

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Why Recycling Isn’t Quite Working Anymore

Why Recycling Isn’t Quite Working Anymore

https://youtube.com/watch?v=Laevwlu5ZzMIs recycling worth it? When it first took off recycling was seen as one of the environmental movement’s great successes. But recent market forces have made more and more countries reconsider the cost of going green. #Recycling #China #QuickTake -------- Like this...

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How Oprah Became The World’s Most Powerful Woman

How Oprah Became The World’s Most Powerful Woman

https://youtube.com/watch?v=iUNLVpRQ68cOften called the most powerful woman in the world, Oprah Winfrey has been an institution for decades and she doesn’t seem to be slowing down. With a net worth of over $3 billion, Oprah has big plans for herself...

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