Your Old Cell Phone Can Help Save the Rain Forest loading...
Your Old Cell Phone Can Help Save the Rain Forest
National Geographic Explorer Topher White has created a clever way to listen for sounds of illegal logging.
How a Pacific Island Changed From Diesel to 100% Solar Power loading...
How a Pacific Island Changed From Diesel to 100% Solar Power
The island of Ta'u in American Samoa now boasts a solar microgrid from Tesla's SolarCity.
NASA Will Launch GeoCARB To Measure Our Planet's Carbon Cycle loading...
NASA Will Launch GeoCARB To Measure Our Planet's Carbon Cycle
First of its kind, this Earth science mission will measure greenhouse gases and monitor plant health from space.
$2 Clay Pot Fridges In Nigeria Are Saving Food In Rural Villages loading...
$2 Clay Pot Fridges In Nigeria Are Saving Food In Rural Villages
Mohammed Bah Abba's pot-in-pot coolers help rural Africans preserve perishables.
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Why Electricity Really Is The Fuel Of The Future
Electricity and hydrogen will power the vehicles of the future as part of a shift away from fossil fuels.
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Can Reusing Spent Nuclear Fuel Solve Our Energy Problems?
Leslie Dewan's Transatomic Power Co. is developing a new type of nuclear power plant.
About the Show

Using Tim Shaw’s engineering knowledge and Buddy Munro’s gutsy physicality, the duo recreate some of the world’s most amazing internet videos. Clips of people spinning on office chairs propelled by petrol powered garden equipment inspire Tim to build a world-beating swivel chair that poor Buddy must road test. The duo then tackle the chaotic force of a fire-hose rodeo ride after seeing a champion holding tight as it whips and bucks. Finally in Tbilisi, Georgia Tim must determine if a German soccer team executed a mind-boggling trick shot from a bus at high speed, or if the players are part of a conspiracy to perpetrate an elaborate internet hoax.

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