11/12/2014
Directed by Andrew Hancock. While a sophomore in high school, Riley Ennis used a protein from horseshoe crabs to train the immune system of an octopus to detect and destroy cancerous cells. This... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Toño Chouza. Xulio is a special person who has only slept two hours a day since he was eight years old. His waking hours are dedicated to inventing. 
11/12/2014
Directed by Rich Williamson. Marcelo da Luz had a dream: to create and build a solar car that would set world distance records. Since then, Marcelo and the Power of One (Xof1) project team has been... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Patty West and Chris Schwarz. A tongue piercing is more than decoration - it can be a way for paralyzed people to control their environment, maybe even drive a car. 
11/12/2014
Directed by Tim Lewis. How one pioneering company is recycling used cooking oil and turning it into a sustainable fuel for London's taxis and modern office buildings. 
11/12/2014
Directed by Mike Lee. Severe back pain may now be a thing of the past thanks to a new medical technique from South Korea. Fusing Eastern and Western medical techniques, Dr. Joonshik Shin has found a... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Steve James. Music Man tells the story of professor and inventor Ge Wang who teaches computer music at Stanford University where he began the innovative Stanford Laptop Orchestra.... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Anna Stull. As a recently retired Iraq War veteran, I understand the challenges of finding employment after military service. Veterans to Farmers is an amazing program that trains vets in... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Rory Owen Delaney. Of the 2.3 million U.S. military personnel who have deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001, studies estimate that as many as 460,000 suffer from post-traumatic... read more

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Healthy Weight Loss
01/08/2014
Over the last 18 months I have lost 17 kilos (37.5 pounds) and I have to say it feels really good. I am now back to the size I was when I was married over a decade ago and I am down to wearing a... read more
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12/18/2013
I love the holidays: the lights, smells, food & drink, friends & family - what's not to cheer? So this blog zooms in on the very things that make the holidays great. Here are the Top Ten... read more
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12/11/2013
At this time of the year, men lavish gifts on those they love, yet many are anticipating this holiday season with regret. That’s because, in the minds of many men, providing for loved ones means... read more
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12/05/2013
When the holidays roll around again there are a surprising number of my friends who don’t have familial duties to attend to.  The reasons? They don’t live in the same country as their family... read more
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11/26/2013
[This post was featured last year before Thanksgiving, but since it has so much valuable information about how to stay healthy we thought we'd post it again!] In just a few days, Thanksgiving... read more
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11/18/2013
Due to my background in real estate, I have on occasion had the sad task of being the first to enter a house which has been forced into a mortgagee sale (or “foreclosure” in the U.S.). It is an... read more
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11/13/2013
Yeb Sano, the Chief Negotiator of the Philippines, announced a hunger strike to support the victims of Typhoon Haiyan at the UN Climate talks earlier this week. His call to action brought conference... read more
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11/04/2013
In early October, five evōx members traveled to Austin to participate at the SXSW Eco conference. Over the course of 3 days we interviewed over 40 inspiring people, hosted the Welcome... read more
10/23/2013
It is not often a change in normally boring educational policy grabs my imagination and gives me a firm shake by the ears so I felt I had to share it with a wider audience. The front page of our... read more

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11/07/2014
Directed by Andrew Brown. Discover how to sustainably harvest 100,000 gallons of rainwater per year in your own back yard, by visiting Brad Landcaster in an urban desert as he reduces environmental... read more
11/07/2014
Directed by Drew Rosas. This short documentary film explores a house in Olympia Washington that has been transformed into a technology recycling operation.
11/07/2014
Directed by Ross Harrison. Amid profound challenges to sustainability, Dr Ranil Senanayake has developed a system of ecosystem restoration with a difference. Already spreading internationally, ‘... read more
11/07/2014
Directed by Johnny Mahinay. What if you were able to cure cancer from your living room? Interactive protein folding screensavers from your computer or gaming systems might end up saving lives.
11/07/2014
Directed by Maxi Cohen. Commercial fisherman Daniel Cohen, spurred by climate change and the need for renewable energy, organized fishermen on the Eastern seaboard to be agents of change rather than... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Ross Kauffman. Who would dare to pit one fatal disease against another… inside the body of a six-year-old patient? The results will shatter all expectations.
10/30/2014
Directed by Kief Davidson. In an area better known for apocalyptic sandstorms, punishing heat, and seemingly endless war, Sudan’s state-of-the-art Salam Center offers highly specialized health care... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Elizabeth Priore. A parking garage is a place no one wants to go into or spend time in, but a garage in Miami has changed people's perception. This utilitarian structure has reshaped the... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Luke Curcic. While big car companies have struggled for years now to make electric cars faster and more powerful, young innovator has outdone them all and made the fastest electric sports... read more

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