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
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

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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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10/09/2013
Working with a team of physicists, Dr. Deborah Rhodes developed a new tool for tumor detection that's 3 times as effective as traditional mammograms for women with dense breast tissue. The life-... read more

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