11/12/2014
Directed by Cassie Jaye. With only 11% of engineers in the U.S. being women, product design engineer Debbie Sterling wanted to find a way to encourage young girls to play with construction toys.... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Albert Maysles. What do trees know that we don't? 13-year-old inventor Aidan realized that trees use a mathematical formula to gather sunlight in crowded forests. Then he wondered why we... read more
11/12/2014
Directed by Dean Deswick. An entrepreneur and two engineers in Holland have made it possible to save the planet and have fun at the same time. 
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

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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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10/20/2013
Happy Halloween! What are you going to dress up as this year? This time of year, you may be thinking about how to entertain your friends and family at your own perfectly frightening Halloween party... read more
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10/16/2013
Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows... read more

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10/10/2014
A new approach to fuel the world. Directed by Rob Richert. In a story of perseverance through hardship, Dr David Mullin unites such seemingly disparate elements as Hurricane Katrina,... read more
10/10/2014
Don't let it go to waste. Directed by Eugene Dyachkov and Ilya Belov. A group of students invented the "energy waste" recycling system. It produces free and eco-friendly electricity from light,... read more
10/10/2014
It's not sci-fi anymore, it's real. Directed by Maris Curran. This short documentary looks at incredible advances in bionic technology that have enabled paraplegics to walk. 
09/15/2014
Impress your guests for less. Fabric petals, unscented glycerin soap and essential oil are all you need to make beautiful, expensive-looking accessories for your bathroom.
09/15/2014
Tamara shows you how to make kale chips. By baking kale leaves with olive oil, you can make a delicious alternative to potato chips. And they're great for you!

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