WHERE TO WATCH
Chemistry Company 'Chemours' Looking to Grow in Environmental Responsibility
March 13, 2019
Mark Vergnano, CEO of Chemours, joins Cheddar to discuss the steps that the chemical company is taking to become more environmentally responsible.
Crypto Wunderkind Launches 'Set It and Forget It' Bitcoin App
May 23, 2019
Microsoft and the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Team Together to Fund A.I. Research
Solving environmental challenges with artificial intelligence is the goal of Microsoft's A.I. For Earth program. To spur innovation, Microsoft and the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation are teaming up to offer $500,000 in grants to aid researchers and innovators who are using A.I. to help solve climate, agriculture, biodiversity, and water issues around the world. Lucas Joppa, Chief Environmental Officer at Microsoft, discusses the idea behind the partnership.
Jul 11, 2018
Dunkin' Donuts What Keeps You Going [7/11/18]: Mark Vergnano
CEO of Chemours Mark Vergnano tells Cheddar the one app he can't live without in our Dunkin' Donuts What Keeps You Going segment.
Aug 9, 2017
Government Climate Report: We're Getting Warmer
Jason Lederman, Associate Producer at Popular Science, discusses the New York Times' release of the 500+ page draft of the government's latest climate report. The report bluntly negates the rhetoric on climate change coming from the Trump Administration. He says, "there are no alternative explanations" to why the climate is getting warmer, blaming human activities that release greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. Lederman talks the repercussions that will ultimately result in more storms and extreme wind, rain, flooding, and drought across the globe. Will this report change the minds of climate deniers, including the current administration? That remains to be seen.