Let’s dig deeper into the issues…. understanding the facts and dispelling the myths.
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Digging Deeper Topics:
Exhilarating performance, silent and smooth – could this be an electric car?
Electric cars, even if they get their power from conventional fossil-fuel based sources, can still be two to three times as efficient as a conventional gasoline-powered car.
Entrepreneur Elon Musk is a man with many plans. The founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors, and SpaceX sits down with TED curator Chris Anderson to share details about his visionary projects, which include a mass-marketed electric car, a solar energy leasing company, and a fully reusable rocket. Musk gives us something to consider from the TEDGlobal stage: What are the problems that are most likely to affect the future of the world or the future of humanity?
Bumble Bees or Tomato Ticklers – which would you prefer?
Our supermarket produce aisles would look very, very bare without bees. As MacArthur Fellow Marla Spivak explains on the TEDGlobal stage, this is something we should all be extremely concerned about: the dramatic drop in bee populations that’s been taking place over the past seven years. In the United States alone, shares Spivak, while there were 4.5 million bees in 1945, thee are now about 2 million.