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Warp News makes people more optimistic about the future by balancing the negative bias in other media. The world has gotten a lot better in the last decades, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important reason is the negative bias in news media. Warp News helps to balance that with fact-based, optimistic news. Our articles are always based on facts and science. We focus on the possibilities with new technology, ideas and collaboration. Follow our daily news stories, podcasts, and YouTube channel and be sure to subscribe to get news about technology, innovation, and fact-based optimism delivered right to your inbox at warpnews.org

Warp News makes people more optimistic about the future by balancing the negative bias in other media. The world has gotten a lot better in the last decades, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important reason is the negative bias in news media. Warp News helps to balance that with fact-based, optimistic news. Our articles are always based on facts and science. We focus on the possibilities with new technology, ideas and collaboration. Follow our daily news stories, podcasts, and YouTube channel and be sure to subscribe to get news about technology, innovation, and fact-based optimism delivered right to your inbox at warpnews.org

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United States

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Warp News makes people more optimistic about the future by balancing the negative bias in other media. The world has gotten a lot better in the last decades, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important reason is the negative bias in news media. Warp News helps to balance that with fact-based, optimistic news. Our articles are always based on facts and science. We focus on the possibilities with new technology, ideas and collaboration. Follow our daily news stories, podcasts, and YouTube channel and be sure to subscribe to get news about technology, innovation, and fact-based optimism delivered right to your inbox at warpnews.org

Language:

English

Contact:

9193496090


Episodes

💡 Warp News Show: Trine - Solar energy and how profit and planet go together

10/16/2020
Over 2.3 million people have gotten clean solar energy thanks to crowdfunded investments made through Trine. Trine is a company where you can invest your money to fund solar cell installations in Africa, Central America and Asia. People get clean energy, and you get a profit. Since 2015 Trine has grown to over 11,000 retail and professional investors, with a total portfolio consisting of 27 solar companies. Trine offers an annual return of around 7-10% and has funded €40 million to date,...

Duration:00:45:22

💡 Warp News Show: Meat without cows and other innovations in food tech

10/9/2020
The food system is currently rapidly undergoing a revolution. In this session, we’ll learn more about how innovation and technology will change the way we produce, distribute, and consume foods — for the better. The Malthusians were wrong. The world has been able to feed itself and is on a path to eradicate starvation and hunger. The food system was optimized for cheap calories, not nourishment, and environmental sustainability. But these problems are solvable. Daniel Skavén Ruben is a...

Duration:00:38:54

💡 Warp News Show: Johan Norberg on how we create a better future

10/2/2020
To create a better future, we need to learn what has created progress in the past. This is the topic of Johan Norberg's latest book, Open: The Story of Human Progress. Johan has written several bestselling books, made several documentaries, and over 170 episodes of YouTube sensation Dead Wrong. He is also a senior fellow at the Cato Institute. Steven Pinker has this to say about his new book: “With clarity and grace, Johan Norberg reminds us that openness to things and ideas from others...

Duration:01:03:49

💡 Warp News Show: Tibber CEO on how to disrupt the energy market

9/25/2020
⚡ Power to the people when the energy sector is getting disrupted Edgeir Vårdal Aksnes is the founder and CEO of the fast-growing energy company Tibber. All energy companies are interested in selling more energy, except this one. And the have the incentives to prove it. They sell energy without profit, and make money by connecting your home to use energy smarter. Eidgar has a lot of interesting thoughts on the revolution going on in the energy sector, and how we all can help that future...

Duration:00:53:08

🎉 Warp News: Season One Finale!

9/1/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! Today marks the finale episode of season 1 of Warp News! For today's season finale episode, we'll be going through the Top 10 stories from Warp News for 2020 so far, based on the feedback of our readers and listeners in the Warp Community. The Warp News podcast will be back next season for lots more in fact-based optimism from all over the world. In the meantime, follow our daily news stories and be sure to subscribe to...

Duration:00:15:02

🏙️ Akon City, the $6 billion futuristic city that will function solely on cryptocurrency

8/25/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! In today’s episode we'll take a look at the upcoming $6 billion futuristic city that will function solely on cryptocurrency, and machine learning, bringing us earlier and safer hurricane forecasting. These stories and more coming up today on Warp News. Warp News is a media outlet run by the nonprofit foundation, Warp Institute. At Warp News, we strive to balance the negative bias in mainstream media that with fact-based,...

Duration:00:06:32

🔋 Northvolt and the benefit of understanding the future

8/18/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! This week we have a bit of a special episode. Thanks to the support of our premium subscribers in the WIP community, this week's WIP article is open to the public. So today, I'll spend some extra time talking about Northvolt and the benefit of understanding the future. Also in today’s episode, we'll take a look at what Fisker is calling the world's most sustainable car and recyclable materials that turn saltwater into...

Duration:00:09:53

🍁 Artificial leaves that suck carbon dioxide out of the air and convert it to fuel

8/11/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! In today’s episode, we'll take a look at new artificial leaves that suck carbon dioxide out of the air and convert it to fuel, and a researcher, whose study is sponsored by the World Health Organization and the National Institutes of Health, claims that the Ebola virus can now be cured. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. Warp News is a media outlet run by the nonprofit foundation, Warp Institute. At...

Duration:00:06:31

⚡️ Construction of the world's first fusion reactor that will produce more energy than it is supplied with

8/4/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! In today’s episode, we'll take a look the new one-minute coronavirus breath test that was invented in Israel, and the construction of a fusion reactor that has begun in France and is poised to become the first fusion reactor in the world to produce more energy than it is supplied with. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. Warp News is a media outlet run by the nonprofit foundation, Warp Institute. At Warp...

Duration:00:06:46

🛰️ 🚀 🌌 What a week for space exploration!

7/28/2020
This week has been absolutely huge for space exploration, and in today's episode, we're going to cover it all. From satellite data tracking for environmental good, to tethering technology for faster de-orbital maneuvers, to nations blasting off to Mars. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. Warp News is a media outlet run by the nonprofit foundation, Warp Institute. At Warp News, we strive to balance the negative bias in mainstream media that with fact-based, optimistic...

Duration:00:08:19

🌩️ WIP Lightning Talk - July 2020

7/21/2020
Today we have a special podcast that is the audio recording of our July 2020 WIP Lightning Talk. You can watch the full video on the Warp Institute YouTube channel. In this Lightning Talk, we are joined by Christian von Essen, who talks about the Future After COVID-19. Christian is a Stockholm-based freelance journalist, editor, copywriter, podcaster, and of course a member of the WIP community. We're also joined by Dan Spuller, who talks to us about the Future of Money as it relates to...

Duration:00:33:54

🎈 Google's giant hot air balloons are creating internet connections in Kenya

7/21/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! In today’s episode, we'll take a look at Google's giant hot air balloons that are creating internet connections in Kenya, and the race to find a vaccine against COVID-19 has taken a big step forward. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. Warp News is a media outlet run by the nonprofit foundation, Warp Institute. At Warp News, we strive to balance the negative bias in mainstream media that with fact-based,...

Duration:00:07:49

😷 Face mask in nine languages

7/14/2020
Become a premium supporter today and get your first month for free! In today’s episode of Warp News: an innovative new face mask that doubles as a translator for nine different languages, and a study that shows looking into red light can not only stop, but even reverse age-related vision impairment. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. Warp News is a media outlet run by the nonprofit foundation, Warp Institute. At Warp News, we strive to balance the negative bias in...

Duration:00:07:05

🤘 The glove that translates sign language into speech

7/7/2020
Join the WIP community today and get your first month for free! The Warp Store is open! Show off your optimism today! In today’s episode of Warp News: Scotland has a goal for reaching 100% renewable energy by the end of this year, and a new glove that translates sign language into speech. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. The world is better now than ever before, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important reason is the negative...

Duration:00:06:21

👻 The computer game that can help children with ADHD

6/30/2020
Join the WIP community today and get your first month for free! The Warp Store is open! Show off your optimism today! In today’s episode of Warp News: a computer game that can help children with ADHD; and an amazing new technology that makes it possible to 3D print medical devices directly onto moving organs. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. The world is better now than ever before, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important...

Duration:00:06:50

👩‍💻 Warp News Live Show! - June 2020

6/29/2020
Today we have the first in our new monthly series from our Warp News Live Shows. Each month we livestream on social media discussing the very best in fact-based, optimistic new stories from around the world, interview guests, and chat with the Warp community. In this first stream, hosted by Warp News Editor-in-chief, Magnus Aschan, I talk little about Africa's Great Green Wall, Warp New founder Mathias Sundin talks about the future of earth-to-earth space travel, and Warp News volunteer...

Duration:00:19:48

☀️ Transparent solar cells to be tested in Sweden

6/23/2020
Join the WIP community today and get your first month for free! The Warp Store is open! Show off your optimism today! In today’s episode of Warp News: the life-saving coronavirus drug that has finally been found; and how transparent solar cells may be a key to self-powered buildings while requiring ten times less light than traditional solar panels. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. The world is better now than ever before, but most people still have a negative view of...

Duration:00:06:16

🦠 Three COVID-19 vaccines ready for last stage of testing

6/16/2020
Join the WIP community today and get your first month for free! The Warp Store is open! Show off your optimism today! In today’s episode of Warp News: Three COVID-19 vaccines ready for the last stage of testing, and New platform that makes renewable energy more accessible tested off the coast of Greece. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. The world is better now than ever before, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important reason is...

Duration:00:07:00

🌍 Africa is building a mighty green wall spanning the entire continent

6/9/2020
Join the WIP community today and get your first month for free! The Warp Store is open! Show off your optimism today! In today’s episode of Warp News, Litterati: The global team that is cleaning the Earth, and Africa is building a mighty green wall over the entire continent. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. The world is better now than ever before, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important reason is the negative bias in news...

Duration:00:07:28

🌳 The EU wants to plant 3 billion trees and halve to use of pesticides by 2030

6/1/2020
Join the WIP community today and get your first month for free! The Warp Store is open! Show off your optimism today! In today’s episode, a new record in internet speed has been recorded, one million times faster than broadband, and the EU wants to plant 3 billion trees and halve to use of pesticides by 2030. These stories and more, coming up today on Warp News. The world is better now than ever before, but most people still have a negative view of the future. We think one important...

Duration:00:06:45