Science & Society Videos
August 3, 2015

Reuters - US Online Video (Aug. 2, 2015) — President Barack Obama prepares to unveil his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants. Diane Hodges reports. Video provided by Reuters ... watch video

Newsy (Aug. 1, 2015) — Reports that Jericho, the brother of beloved lion Cecil, was shot and killed Saturday afternoon were later disputed by conservation groups. Video provided by Newsy ... watch video

AP (July 31, 2015) — Athletes in next year's Summer Olympics are concerned after an Associated Press investigation found they will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming violently ill. (July 31) Video provided by AP ... watch video

Newsy (July 31, 2015) — All work and no play? Or work hard, play hard? Research is divided on the effect of time off on productivity. Video provided by Newsy ... watch video

Newsy (July 31, 2015) — A prototype of Aquila is ready for full-scale testing, and Facebook’s engineers are working on new state-of-the-art data links for it. Video provided by Newsy ... watch video

AP (July 30, 2015) — Olympic officials pledge that they 'will not give up' on polluted Guanabara Bay, which is set to be a competition venue for Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (July 30) Video provided by AP ... watch video

AFP (July 30, 2015) — Zimbabwe park authorities defend lion hunting in certain areas, based on scientific and social factors Video provided by AFP ... watch video

Washington Post (July 30, 2015) — As Medicare turns fifty, the politics of the plan are as hotly contested as ever. For Republicans, it's created a wedge among the presidential candidates. Video provided by Washington Post ... watch video

Newsy (July 30, 2015) — The president's executive order calls for the fastest computer ever, the latest official progress in nearly a decade of U.S. supercomputer study. Video provided by Newsy ... watch video

AP (July 30, 2015) — The US Fish and Wildlife Service says it wants to speak to the Minnesota dentist accused of killing the beloved Cecil the Lion on an arranged hunting trip in Zimbabwe. Meanwhile, wildlife experts condemn the hunt as unethical. (July 30) Video provided by AP ... watch video

Reuters - US Online Video (July 30, 2015) — Portland protesters in kayaks joined by Greenpeace rappelled protesters force a Shell Oil icebreaker to turn around and change course. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters ... watch video

AFP (July 30, 2015) — People can have hundreds of friends on Facebook but not know the person next door. New Austrian social media site "Frag Nebenan" or 'Ask Next Door', is part of a growing international trend to get back to basics and connect with your neighbours. Video provided by AFP ... watch video

Reuters - Light News Video Online (July 30, 2015) — As the rate of overweight and obese Brazilians increase, so too does the supply and demand for coffins and burial plots that can accommodate the South American country's heavier population. Roselle Chen reports. Video provided by Reuters ... watch video

AP (July 30, 2015) — Homeowners are outraged after finding small blood worms in their drinking and bathing water in Old River Winfree, Texas. (July 30) Video provided by AP ... watch video

Newsy (July 29, 2015) — Lawmakers appear ready to support NASA’s continued planetary exploration efforts, thanks in part to New Horizons’ successful Pluto flyby. Video provided by Newsy ... watch video

AFP (July 29, 2015) — A group of top tech leaders issue a stern warning Tuesday against the development of so-called killer robots in a letter released at the opening of the 2015 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Buenos Aires. Video provided by AFP ... watch video

Newsy (July 29, 2015) — Twitter's stock plummeted after interim CEO Jack Dorsey was honest about the problems facing the company. Video provided by Newsy ... watch video

AP (July 29, 2015) — No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike at a Northern California independent league. A computer will call balls and strikes as the home plate umpire handles all of his other regular duties. (July 30) Video provided by AP ... watch video

AFP (July 28, 2015) — A conservation charity on Tuesday accused an American tourist of killing a much-loved Zimbabwean lion called "Cecil" on a hunt using a bow and arrow, adding that the animal had taken 40 hours to die. Video provided by AFP ... watch video

AP (July 28, 2015) — During a campaign stop in New Hampshire Tuesday, Hillary Clinton wouldn't take a position on whether she would support a deal on the Keystone XL Pipeline, saying it was now President Obama's decision to make. (July 28) Video provided by AP ... watch video

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