The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 71 - Turning Food Waste Into Clothing with Mi Terro

Turning Food Waste Into Clothing with Mi Terro

This week on The Biofriendly Podcast we welcome Robert Luo, CEO and founder of the Los Angeles biotech start-up, Mi Terro, which converts food waste into sustainable material for clothing, packaging and medical supplies. Robert shares his inspiring story of how Mi Terro began, and that we don’t need to cry over spilled milk… we make it into a t-shirt!

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 70 - Faraday Future with Tobin Kirk

Faraday Future with Tobin Kirk

As the electric car revolution gains momentum, a 1,050 horsepower luxury option enters the playing field known as the FF 91 by tech-company, Faraday Future. This week we are joined by Faraday Future’s own Tobin Kirk who shares some of the futuristic features with Noel and Jacob as we envision a world with silent cars, customizable screens, and maybe just maybe… bubbles.

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 39 - Refreeze The Arctic

Refreeze the Arctic

In a recent International Design Competition for creative ways to fight climate change, Noel and Jacob learn about an out-of-the-icebox concept for refreezing the Arctic that placed as the runner up to a rather funereal sounding first place winner.

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 30 - Cloning Mammoths To Save The Planet

Cloning Mammoths To Save The Planet

With all of the tragic headlines about the most recent fires in the Amazon, everyone is anxious to know ways they can help, so Noel and Jacob research how much of the Earth’s forests are clear-cut every single year and what you can do to stop it.

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 29 - How To Stop A Fire In The Amazon

How To Stop A Fire In The Amazon

With all of the tragic headlines about the most recent fires in the Amazon, everyone is anxious to know ways they can help, so Noel and Jacob research how much of the Earth’s forests are clear-cut every single year and what you can do to stop it.

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 28 - Wasted Heat

Wasted Heat

This week Noel and Jacob struggle to find an uplifting article about our environment until they stumble upon some risqué words about carbon nanotubes, and invent new solar technology that could keep you cool as you eat a slice of Doom Pizza.

Renewable Energy: Wind Turbines On a Smaller Scale

Wind turbines are a sight many people are used to seeing, if not in and around their cities and towns, at least on the news. Collecting energy from the power of the wind is one of many renewable energy sources. It’s right up there along with solar and hydroelectric power. Here in California we see wind […]

Solar Edition of the Weekly Greens

Image by Stefano Paltera, U.S. Dept of Energy / Creative Commons Happy Monday! This week I decided to start off the week with a solar edition of my weekly greens. There has been so much, good and not so good, news about the solar industry recently that I figured it might be good to gather […]