Joel Barker

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Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on research that indicates that different kinds of bacteria may actually work together, collaboratively, to produce a commonly beneficial result, and the implications therein for medical research.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on innovations in wood composites that have been made into an automobile, plus how new solar receptors are being made to mimic a sunflower to significantly increase performance.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on new developments that could take plastic recycling back to the molecular level, which would create many new application implications for recycling our waste packaging.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on new research that uses metal dynamics to produce cooling properties that could shift the current gas-based refrigeration paradigm.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on a new system to clean flotsam pollution from our oceans, self-sterilizing products, and a bio-degradable wild fire retardant.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on a new electric airplane with vertical take-off and landing capability, and 100+ mph performance for 100 miles.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on new 3-D printing innovations that are allowing the construction of a foundation and walls of a house to be printed out of a concrete-type throughput in 12 hours.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on research that indicates that the pace of climate change may be increasing, and to discuss the problems created by those who won’t recognize the carbon-reducing progress that’s been made.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the need to focus on how to deal with climate change that’s more inside the science and outside the politics, including recognizing the progress that’s been achieved in the past 20 years.
Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report on research that indicates we may one day use bacteria to create an amazing material called graphene from atmospheric CO2.