Bren Smith’s vertical ocean farm in Long Island Sound grows seaweed and shellfish and is designed to restore ecosystems, mitigate climate change, and create blue-green jobs for fishermen. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx […]

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A rare and foul smelling moment in the plant kingdom is about to unfold at the Chicago Botanical Garden. A corpse flower named “Spike” is on the verge of blooming. If you’ve smelled one, you might want to run. Adriana Diaz reports on how crowds are craving the stink. A brief explanation of The Plant […]

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