Solar-Powered Cribs Are A Bright Idea To Stop Jaundice (Cool Weird Awesome 736)

Jaundice is treatable with phototherapy, but not all places have access to light therapy machines. A startup in Nigeria is building solar-powered phototherapy machines to fill that gap.

By |2024-03-08T08:58:46-05:00March 21, 2022|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A Nigerian Energy Startup Literally Gives Power To The People (Cool Weird Awesome 627)

In a part of the world where the energy grid isn't as reliable as residents might like, Reedii rents out energy “capsules” to those who need to charge cellphones, plug in lights or use other powered devices. And the "capsules" are charged with solar power! Plus: did you know there are six asteroids named for the six members of Monty Python? 

By |2021-10-05T06:35:24-04:00October 5, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |
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