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A Gigantic Cavity Is Splitting Milky Way Constellations [Video]

Astronomers have discovered a giant, 500-light-year-wide cavity between two star-forming regions in the constellations Perseus and Taurus. An ancient supernova could be the culprit. Learn more! → https://www.livescience.com/perseus-taurus-supershell-space-cavityScience News • Videos • ExplainersSUBSCRIBE to the Live Science YouTube channel → https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOTA1_oiKnz8po1Rm3nDJPg?sub_confirmation=1Twitter→ https://twitter.com/LiveScienceFacebook→ https://www.facebook.com/livescienceInstagram→ https://www.instagram.com/live_science/Community Forums→ https://forums.livescience.com/For the science geek in everyone, LiveScience.com breaks down the stories behind the most interesting news and photos on the Internet, while also digging up fascinating discoveries that hit on a broad range of fields, from dinosaurs and archaeology to wacky physics and astronomy to health and human history. If you want to learn something interesting every day, #LiveScience is the place for you. #Milkyway #constellations

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Ready For 100 | Energy 101, Part 1: What’s a Watt? [Video]

This is the first installment of the Ready For 100 campaign’s four-part Energy 101 series: an introduction to electricity production and a brief history of how our energy system came to be. Learn the basics of electricity and its associated vocabulary so that you can confidently discuss the more technical side of our renewable energy transition with city and utility decision-makers. To learn more about the Sierra Club’s Ready For 100 campaign, check out our website. You can also register for our next addition of Energy 101 happening on 10/21. Subscribe to the Sierra Club’s YouTube Channel: http://smarturl.it/SierraClub_Subscribe Watch more videos from the Sierra Club: https://www.youtube.com/user/NationalSierraClub The Sierra Club is the most enduring and influential grassroots environmental organization in the United States. We amplify the power of our 3.5+ million members and supporters to defend everyone’s right to a healthy world.Stay connected with the Sierra Club online! Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SierraClub Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sierraclub Follow us on Instagram: https://instagram.com/sierraclub

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Sustainability

Special Announcement by Esri TechCrunch [Video]

From August 23 to September 13, developers from around the world are joining Esri and TechCrunch for Hack for a Sustainable Futurea hackathon to imagine and build new apps to take on global challenges like climate, equity, and public health. With big ideas and market-leading location services from Esri, participants are creating some truly innovative solutions that highlight the power of mapping technology for purpose-driven problem solving. Tune in to this special announcement to find out who the winner is to the hackathon. on the TC Disrupt 2021 – Disrupt Stagehow

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Solar Videos

Energy Efficiency Day 2021 in New York City and Long Island [Video]

Let’s come together to use less energy, tackle climate change and make New York City and Long Island an even healthier environment. With energy-efficiency programs from Bay Shore to Brooklyn, you can be a part of this bright future too. Visit ngrid.com/eeday.

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Nature

A Natural Solution to Climate Change [Video]

Want to fight climate change? Then we need to phase out fossil fuels as soon as possible—and work more with nature. In fact, protecting and restoring nature could provide 1/3 of the greenhouse gas reductions we need to keep the climate in safe boundaries. Learn more at http://nature.org/ncs.Keep up with The Nature Conservancy’s latest efforts to protect nature and preserve life on Twitter (http://bit.ly/eDzkmN) and Facebook (http://on.fb.me/pSsCIr)Text NATURE to 97779 to join The Nature Conservancy on text.To sign-up for nature e-news visit: https://support.nature.org/site/SPageNavigator/supporter/join_us_main.html?src=social.nature.youtube.main

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Octopus In The Living Room | Octopus In My House | BBC Earth [Video]

A professor creates the perfect home for his new tentacled friend. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/BBCEarthSub #BBCEarthWatch more: Planet Earth http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthPlaylist Blue Planet http://bit.ly/BluePlanetPlaylist Planet Earth II http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthIIPlaylist Planet Dinosaur https://bit.ly/PlanetDinosaurPlaylistThe Octopus In My HouseA professor develops an extraordinary relationship with an octopus when he invites it to live in his home. The octopus, called Heidi, unravels puzzles, recognises individual humans and even watches TV with the family. The episode also shows remarkable behaviour from around the world – from the day octopus, which can change colour and texture in a split second, to the coconut octopus, which carries around its own coconut shell to hide in. But most fascinating of all is seeing how Professor David Scheel and his daughter Laurel bond with an animal that has nine brains, three hearts and blue blood running through its veins.Welcome to BBC EARTH! The world is an amazing place full of stories, beauty and natural wonder. Here you’ll find 50 years worth of entertaining and thought-provoking natural history content. Dramatic, rare, and exclusive, nature doesn’t get more exciting than this.Want to share your views with the team? Join our BBC Studios Voice: https://www.bbcstudiosvoice.com/registerThis is a commercial page from BBC Studios. Service information and feedback: http://bbcworldwide.com/vod-feedback–contact-details.aspx