Param Jaggi: At 19, I think I can change the world
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Param Jaggi: At 19, I think I can change the world

As a teenager, Param Jaggi moved his lab to his bedroom and invented a device that sucks up Carbon Dioxide emissions from automobile exhausts. Jaggi echoes Steve Jobs' philosophy that people who ar...

Luke Iseman: Innovating for a bright green future
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Luke Iseman: Innovating for a bright green future

INK Fellow Luke Iseman builds awesome things which also happen to be sustainable -- from a fleet of bicycle taxis, to biochar kilns under 10$, to SoilIQ -- a solar powered, wifi-connected soil sens...

Alicia Souza: Ideas all around us
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Alicia Souza: Ideas all around us

When illustrator Alicia Souza stepped out into the unknown to build her own brand, she knew she was leaving behind the clear direction and brief of a full-time job. Afraid and insecure about runnin...

Sanvar Oberoi: I am a cannabis farmer
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Sanvar Oberoi: I am a cannabis farmer

First-generation agricultural entrepreneur Sanvar Oberoi is re-instating the super crop Cannabis sativa (Industrial hemp) long marginalized for its association with Cannabis indica (Marijuana). Obe...

Asima: Udd Jayega Hans Akela
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Asima: Udd Jayega Hans Akela

In their distinctive style, Asima -- a vocal and percussion ensemble from Kerala captivates with a soulful arrangement of the Kabir bhajan as sung by the legendary Pundit Kumar Ghandharva.

Tendekayi Katsiga: A solar-powered solution for the hearing impaired
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Tendekayi Katsiga: A solar-powered solution for the hearing impaired

Tendekayi Katsiga realized that hearing impaired people in rural Africa who were handed out hearing aids by various NGOs could not sustain its use as batteries were scarcely available and expensive...

Kshitij Marwah: Now re-focus images (after taking the picture!)
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Kshitij Marwah: Now re-focus images (after taking the picture!)

MIT Media Lab's Kshitij Marwah demos an ingenious new innovation in camera technology that enables users to re-focus images after taking the picture. 3D Instagram-like filters give you this creativ...

Maira Kalman: What I choose to illustrate and why
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Maira Kalman: What I choose to illustrate and why

Celebrated illustrator and author Maira Kalman believes that everything that delights you needs to be documented. Sharing images from a range of her projects, Kalman talks about her curiosities and...

Amar Hanspal: Designing for 9 billion people
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Amar Hanspal: Designing for 9 billion people

Autodesk's Amar Hanspal is very optimistic about human creativity and technology coming together to solve our biggest challenges. As we anticipate a 9 billion strong world population by 2050, Hansp...