QUEST is an Emmy-Award winning multimedia series with a new focus on exploring the science of sustainability. Meet people across the country who are breaking new ground in science, technology and engineering to create a more sustainable future. Discover new stories about food, energy, water, climate and biodiversity at questscience. org.
Sea Otters, New Cars and Old Forests (#707H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Meet biologists in Washington state exploring the surprising connection between sea otters and climate change; take a test drive in San Francisco with new hydrogen-powered cars that only emit water vapor; and find out how scientists in Wisconsin are working to build a more resilient forest.
Bikes, Bugs and Fashionistas (#708H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Go behind the scenes with a North Carolina inventor building sun-powered "carcycles;" meet an Ohio engineer transforming flies into fishmeal; and visit a Nebraska textile engineer converting corn husks into fashion.
Wolves, Seeds and Snapshots (#709H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Discover why wolves and other feared predators in Washington state are an essential part of the ecosystem; find out how saving seeds in the Midwest is preserving food diversity; and meet a Great Plains photographer documenting the wild nature of our iconic landscapes.
Reawakening Extinct Species (#710H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
New genetic technologies are making it possible for scientists to try to bring back extinct species. Meet researcher Ben Novak at the University of California, Santa Cruz, who is working to revive the passenger pigeon, once the most abundant bird in the world, and Harvard Medical School's George Church, who is trying to engineer a woolly mammoth. It may be possible, but is it right to turn back the clock?
Future of You (#801H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
From wearable activity trackers to personal genetics, explore the new digital health revolution that is transforming the field of health care and scientific research and radically changing how we take care of ourselves and manage our health information.
Disappearing Starfish Mystery (#804H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Go behind the scenes with biologists investigating a mysterious disease killing millions of West Coast starfish; discover the surprising health benefits from eating dark chocolate; and find out how a high-tech rover is searching for ancient life on Mars. Also, meet a man on a mission to uncover the amazing secrets of the spider web.