Digital Trends Originals

Some stories can’t be told through a single article, video, or podcast. That’s why Digital Trends regularly produces original series. There are just certain topics that need to be explored in a longer, more in-depth format. Below, we’ve compiled a collection of series covering everything from climate change to the evolution of language — and much, much more. If you’re looking to binge on great stories, then you’ve come to the right place.

Earth has a food waste problem. Can giant, solar-powered refrigerators help?

ColdHubs are solar-powered rooms that extend the shelf life of produce. With the potential to greatly reduce food waste worldwide, many places in Africa are already reaping the benefits.
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Dr. Cecilia Bitz tracks sea ice as it disappears at unprecedented levels

If you want a barometer for climate change, just look at the changes in sea ice. Dr. Cecilia Bitz is an atmospheric scientist who studies sea ice and all the problems that come with its disappearance.
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Geoengineering is risky and unproven, but soon it might be necessary

Geoengineering is a field dedicated to purposely changing the world's climate using technology. Call it 'playing god' if you must; here's why its proponents believe it absolutely must happen.
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Reel News: Daniel Isn’t Real, In Fabric, The Aeronauts

Welcome to Reel News, where Erin Keeney and Riley Winn break down the upcoming box office releases, and tell you what’s going to be worth your money at theaters. This week we take a look at Daniel Isn’t Real, In Fabric, and The Aeronauts.
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