Bootstrapping the Planet

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A monthly podcast dedicated to covering technology designed to help those in the developing world. Those of us in the the developed world will also find the topics discussed of interest as well.

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A monthly podcast dedicated to covering technology designed to help those in the developing world. Those of us in the the developed world will also find the topics discussed of interest as well.
Language
ūüá¨ūüáß English
last modified
2017-11-23 16:17
last episode published
2016-06-19 23:12
publication frequency
43.74 days
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Number of Episodes
13
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Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
19.06.2016

Progress Report

Hi, you're no doubt wondering where I've been, since I was supposed to restart the podcast six months ago.  The short explanation is that without a car, I lack the necessary free time to be able to do the show.  And while I'm doing my best to get a car...
4.12.2015

Hiatus

17.10.2015

I Have Pneumonia

I know I'd promised to put out a second episode this month, but I unfortunately came down with pneumonia and just don't have the stamina to record an episode.  I'll almost certainly be able to record two episodes next month.  My apologies, but I think ...
6.10.2015

Episode 0008: Sea Powered Lamp

Show notes are here:  http://bootstrappingtheplanet.blogspot.com/2015/10/episode-0008-sea-powered-lamp.html   Topics covered in this episode include:  Salt powered lamp, solar powered "classroom in a box," washing machine for sanitary napkins, buy one ...
24.09.2015

Episode 0007: Pedal Power and More!

Show notes for the episode are here: http://bootstrappingtheplanet.blogspot.com/2015/09/episode-0007-pedal-power-and-more.html   In this episode I cover a bike powered centrifuge, rugged bicycles for Africa, rammed earth school design for Mali, bottle ...
23.07.2015

Episode 0006: Homebuilt Foundry

Show notes for this episode are here.  In this episode, I tell you how to build a small foundry capable of melting aluminum.  You'll need the information from the show notes to be able to build your own.  I also cover a low-cost dome home in a Kenyan o...
1.07.2015

Episode 0005: Interview With Kenya School Children and News Stories

Show notes for this episode can be found here.  A short episode this month as the interview with the children from the Exodus Rescue Education Centre didn't last very long due to internet problems.  The news stories I cover are: A building program in H...
1.06.2015

Episode 0004: Bonus Episode!

Show notes can be found here.  Topics in this episode include school gardens in Argentina, sack gardens in Kenya, IV fluids not being given to sick children, selling solar lights in Africa, why an "ugly" phone is so popular in Ghana, and more!
12.05.2015

Episode 0003: Bright Lights, Big Donations

In this episode I cover an online reference library of mechanical movements, artificial islands which purify water made from recycled materials, a solar powered toilet, a family who grows 6,000 lbs of food on less than an acre, a combination greenhouse...
1.05.2015

Hey Jerkwad! Where's the Episode?

Reasons why I wasn't able to put out a second episode in April, and when you can expect the next episode to post.
6.04.2015

Episode 0002: Is There Anyone Out There?

My apologies for the long delay, but I've had a number of issues which have kept me from recording a new episode.  Topics in this episode include: An improved design for saw horses which is easy to build An emergency shelter which can be made from umbr...
31.03.2015

Apologies for the Delay

I haven't forgotten about you, but I've had some personal issues which have kept me away.  I'm sorry about that, and I'm going to try to get out an extra episode in April to make up for that.  I will have an episode out in April where I explain everyth...
12.01.2015

Episode 0001 Greetings!

Welcome to the first episode of Bootstrapping the Planet, the monthly podcast dedicated to projects and technologies helping those in the developing world live a better life. The shownotes and links for this episode can be found here. You can email you...