Groundwater pollution: China making progress in cleaning up the supply

Many places around China are recording high levels of groundwater pollution. It is putting a severe strain on water management authorities to constantly monitor and control the defaulters. Recently, massive efforts have been initiated to clean up the groundwater supply and ensure safe potable groundwater. Subscribe to us on YouTube: Download our APP on […]

Sensible Solution to Climate Change. | Nnimmo Bassey | TEDxCalabar

Climate change is triggered mainly by society’s continual reliance on fossil fuels. The upsurge in global temperatures are due largely to the amount of carbon released into the atmosphere. The world is being cooked on carbon fires. But are we willing to tackle this problem at the roots? Or are we avoiding taking real actions, […]

Unable to afford new wells, Arizona’s Hopi using arsenic-tainted water

The Hopi Native Americans have been in the Arizona desert for thousands of years. They say their community is the oldest continuously populated place in all of the Americas, but right now they’re in a fight for survival due to contaminated drinking water. Subscribe to us on YouTube: Download our APP on Apple Store […]

China stepping up efforts to switch over to green power

China, the world’s largest consumer of renewable energy, is stepping up efforts to turn to clean power. The country plans to invest nearly $400 million in renewable energy by 2020. Subscribe to us on YouTube: Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): Download our APP on Google Play (Android): Follow us on: […]

Зоригтой мөчөө ашиглан, кнопоо дар! | Onon Bayasgalan | TEDxUlaanbaatar

Агаарын бохирдолд бухимдсан Онон нэгэн орой зориг гарган, олон нийтийн санхүүжилт босгох вэбсайтар дамжуулан агаар цэвэршүүлэгч авч, улсын эмнэлэг, цэцэрлэгүүдэд хандивлажээ. Түүний төсөл гайхалтай амжилттай байсан бөгөөд хэрхэн энэ их амжилтанд хүрснээсээ хуваалцаж байна. Onon started the “Tiny Air” campaign upon growing frustrated with ever increasing air pollution in Ulaanbaatar, which rarely measures below the […]

Lights, Camera, Eco-action | Siddharth Nakai | TEDxGSMC

Have you ever thought of your favorite film, or your favorite TV show causing pollution? Siddharth talks about a research by UCLA, comparing motion picture industry with any other industry and ranks it on par with others when it comes to environmental impact. Watch him explain how a television show or a motion picture leaves […]

Art: the vehicle for informing wider consciousness | Ernest Zacharevic | TEDxVilnius

In his talk, Ernestas shares the ways how the art interventions could change the mindsets and perceptions of environmental issues and let us have a sneak peek into some of his recent projects. Ernest “ZACH” Zacharevic is a Lithuanian-born artist combining fine art techniques with a passion for creating outdoor interventions. Experimentation lies at the […]

Chinese lawmakers weigh draft revision to curb water pollution

Water pollution has gripped the attention of China’s lawmakers after a number of environmental incidents in China. Now, lawmakers are reviewing a law revision for the second time in a year. Subscribe to us on YouTube: Watch CGTN Live: Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): Download our APP on Google Play […]

Talking trash in Yangon | Phone Kyaw Moe Myint | TEDxYangon

Yangon has a trash problem. The world, in fact, has a trash problem. Sportsman Phone Kyaw Moe Myint started cleaning up lakes and the beaches due to his love for the sport of sailing. He makes a powerful, passionate and informative call on how all of us can become responsible global citizens and do our […]

Fight between Economy & Ecology | Anil Prakash Joshi | TEDxUPES

There is always a fight between economy & ecology, which people generally fail to understand. The speaker throws the light over the thought that, “We never inherited Mother Nature, we just borrowed it for our children.” Padmashri Awardee & Environmentalist This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently […]

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