|Jatropha: Kenya's biofuel potential||
Jatropha is an easily grown biofuel crop, and thousands of jatropha tree plantations are now springing up across Kenya.
|Neil Turok on the future of Africa||
"They want to be the next Einstein" - speaking of bright and ambitious young Africans applying to the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) he founded.
|Open Architecture Challenge||7:04||41||3.65|
|Rising food prices in Kenya||
A short video depicting the problems faced by Kenyans as a result of sharply rising food prices (such as the price of maize, beans and cooking oil).
|Driving tests in India - the easiest in the world?||
Getting a driving license in India is remarkable simple. However, India is not the only country where a driving license can be bought or otherwise acquired very easily.
A journey through the rapidly modernizing India.
|Interview With Greg Mortenson about his bestseller "Three Cups of Tea" - Part 1||
(Replaced with 60 minutes inquiry). Author of "Three Cups of Tea", Greg Mortenson - established over 78 schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan through which thousands of students including girls are educated. A beautiful story, but to which extent is it true?
|Visualization of Human Development Index (HDI) through an interactive map||
Interactive map visualization of the Human Development Index (HDI) just released by UNDP (5 October 2009).
|Railway track "Train Market" in Thailand||
This unusual market in Thailand is located directly on a railway track. Whenever the train passes by, both people and items have go quickly before it arrives. It is a very clever way of optimizing space. Fast forward to 2:10 to see the train passing.
|Interview With Greg Mortenson about his bestseller "Three Cups of Tea" - Part 3||
An interview with Greg Mortenson, author of "Three Cups of Tea". See also Parts 1 and 2 for the other side of the story.