• Technology
  • Can Kinetic Energy Help Power Off-Grid Communities?

    By Jake Jagdfeld Resource scarcity is a reality in the world today, and will continue to increase with the growth of the earth’s population and modernization of underdeveloped economies. Specifically, lack of reliable energy and clean drinking water are chief concerns in the developing world. Too often the debate about a solution focuses around major […]

  • Society
  • Supporting Artisanal Mining Communities Transforms Lives

    By Anisa Kamadoli Costa Today, we place an undeniable premium on artisanal products — handmade cheese, woven rugs and finely crafted pieces of jewelry. Whenever I buy these treasures, I feel a connection to the people who made them: By buying their work, I am supporting a local, entrepreneurial way of life. In business, there […]