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Scope Series 4 RTÉ Two, Thursday, 7.00pm

The Environment

The science and technology show sets itself the challenge of going carbon neutral.

Kathriona Devereux and Danann Breathnach do what they can to reduce their environmental footprint, and take a look at the big solutions, from a hydrogen motorbike to exporting Ireland’s wind to the rest of Europe.

The Supergrid

SupergridWe also take a look at the renewable-enegry "Supergrid" as proposed by the Irish electrical supple company, Airtricity...[more]

Carbon Offsetting

Bell X1Danann and Kathriona meet Brian Crosby of Bell X1 to discuss the impact of carbon dioxide emissions on the environment as a result of air and road travel...[more]



SpintronicsAs computers and semiconductor technologies get smaller and smaller every year, we investigate how scientists are exploring the use of quantum spin states in transistors...[more]


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