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We Can Power The World With Algae!

We Can Power The World With Algae!

You know when you’re minding your own business, swimming in a lake or ocean and that green blob touches you and you’re NOT DOWN. That stuff could power your house, your car, and it could even stop global warming. Hey there muckrakers, thanks for watching DNews, I’m Trace. Algae is plural. It encompasses a large …

Dinosaur Pee?: Crash Course Kids #24.2

Dinosaur Pee?: Crash Course Kids #24.2

Thirsty? How about a nice cold glass… of dinosaur pee? Ah, so refreshing! [INTRO MUSIC] Okay, let me explain. Last time we learned all about the water cycle. Water circulates around the Earth, going from a liquid to a gas (and occasionally to a solid) over and over again. And while I was babbling on …

Water Recycling Technologies in Israel

Water Recycling Technologies in Israel

We recycle 85 percent of the waste water, which makes us a world leader in water reclamation. We can create agriculture in the south of our country with the water coming from this plant. This water is so important and critical to us. In an arid, semi-arid region we have to use the resources of …

Mudpuppies in Michigan

Mudpuppies in Michigan

The Great Lakes contain 20 percent of the world’s fresh water. And many species call this region home. Many do not know, Michigan and the Great Lakes are home to a fully aquatic salamander. The mudpuppy is a cold water adapted species and an important indicator of water quality. This aquatic salamander is sensitive to …

No Maintenance Aquarium Garden

No Maintenance Aquarium Garden

Water is the origin of life. All living organisms depend on it dearly. And oxygen, and some nutrition. Those are fundamental. A long-long time ago, some microscopic living forms emerged on Earth land from water. Eventually Earth land became the beautiful living garden we know today. To my friends who tried but fail to grow …