How one small town is teaching polar bears to fear people

November 26, 2013 by  
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Churchill in Manitoba is one of the great destinations for people wanting to view polar bears. But for the people who live there, managing the human-bear conflicts is a serious concern, especially as the species is pushed to its limits by climate change.

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Tin robots and iDiot phones give an adorable reality check in this short film

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This great short film looks at the humor and ridiculousness of our smart phone obsession and perpetual upgrading.

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Goldee is the world’s smartest light switch

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The humble light switch joins the Internet of Things, controlling a lot more than just whether it is on or off.

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World’s first “Brussels Sprout Battery” lights up a Christmas tree

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In an effort to improve kids’ opinions about Brussels sprouts, a team of engineers and scientists decided to give them a cooler edge by making them power up the lights on a Christmas tree.

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