Episodes

How to Use AI and Programming Language to Heal Yourself (and the World)
February 19, 2024x
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00:39:47

How to Use AI and Programming Language to Heal Yourself (and the World)

Leo Treadwell, a visionary who has developed an organic intelligence language model, shares his story, his insights, and his tips on how to use AI and programming language to heal yourself and the world. Treadwell is the founder of the Organic Intelligence Language Model, a system that uses artifici...

Looking Into Promising Year With Practica's Helery Pops
February 05, 2024x
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00:12:53

Looking Into Promising Year With Practica's Helery Pops

The year 2024 looks promising for both, startups and investors, says investor Helery Pops from Practica Capital, a pan-Baltic investment firm which has backed several green tech startups in the region. "It's going to need a lot of work, it's going to need a lot of effort because money isn't that eas...

How To Fix Carbon Markets, With Kenny Kaluiji
January 29, 2024x
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00:34:48

How To Fix Carbon Markets, With Kenny Kaluiji

Kenny Kaluiji, a seasoned professional in the realm of carbon markets and climate equity, gave NatureBacked listeners a deepdive into the state of the carbon markets. We spoke about: how to fix carbon markets emerging market for biodiversity credits trust challenge of carbon markets how local commun...

Cleaning Soils With Novobiom's Fungi
December 19, 2023x
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00:26:33

Cleaning Soils With Novobiom's Fungi

Novobiom, the winner of the Future is Fungi Startup Award, is cleaning contaminated soils using fungi, and is raising funding to build fungal fermentation pilot during 2024. "We aim by using fungi is to turn bulk waste into high value applications using a fungal micro refinery," Novobiom co-founder ...

Making Batteries From Fungi With Jens Sørensen
December 12, 2023x
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00:18:30

Making Batteries From Fungi With Jens Sørensen

Jens Laurids Sørensen from Aalborg University, the winner of the Future is Fungi Research Award, introduced the winning project to create the world's first biosynthesized battery. Sørensen said: "Our battery is based on pigments from fungi. So it's the world's first biosynthesized-battery. It is muc...

Delving Into B Corp Trend with Sarah Garcia
December 05, 2023x
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00:18:21

Delving Into B Corp Trend with Sarah Garcia

Near 8,000 companies globally have certified themselves as B Corporations, where B stands for "benefit for all", with even major corporations and publicly listed entities putting all stakeholders on par with investors. "It's still very much an SME-led movement. However, I think more or less since 20...

When Green Is Not Enough: Talking About Blue Economy With Gunter Pauli
November 21, 2023x
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00:32:48

When Green Is Not Enough: Talking About Blue Economy With Gunter Pauli

We met Gunter Pauli on the sidelines of Tallinn Greentech Week to talk about the Blue Economy. Here are the main points of the discussion: The blue economy concept and its potential to replace the green economy Pauli is frustrated with the green economy and argues it's too expensive and incompatible...

Making Sustainability Leap In Food Chain with Enifer's Simo Ellilä
November 14, 2023x
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00:27:31

Making Sustainability Leap In Food Chain with Enifer's Simo Ellilä

Finnish biotech startup Enifer has injected new life into an old innovation of Finnish forestry engineers, revitalising the production of mycoproteins from paper industry by-products. They have found strong demand from the pet food sector as in the 1970s and 1980s the product was sold to farmers for...

Diamonds Are For Everyone: Changing Diamond Industry with Adamas One's Jay Grdina
November 07, 2023x
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00:28:44

Diamonds Are For Everyone: Changing Diamond Industry with Adamas One's Jay Grdina

Adamas One, one of the pioneers in the lab-grown diamond business, is expanding production and pushing not-mined diamonds in new sectors, said founder and CEO Jay Grdina. "Three goals and tasks: factory running at full production, complete the build-out of our new factory; semiconductors technology ...