Robin Cook

July 21, 2016
Mary Ann Franco

Good news for Florida woman, can see after 23 years of blindness

After 23 years of blindness, Mary Ann Franco miraculously regained her vision Mary Ann Franco is a former nurse who lives in Okeechobee, Florida. Always an active and spunky sort of personality, Mary Ann was driving to work in 1993 when she suddenly found herself in need of medical treatment. […]
July 3, 2016
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Airbnb’s Varsha Rao Mentors Future Leaders

Airbnb’s Head of Global Operations brings her passion, energy and international vision to tomorrow’s business leaders. As a mentor to emerging companies such as kstart Incubator, Varsha Rao shares her experience and the skills, to help solidify the next generation of global entrepreneurs and corporate leaders. Rao focuses on what […]
May 23, 2016
walty water purifier

Bringing Light and Life to Sub-Saharan Africa

A giant solar-powered computer is bringing electricity, internet and clean water to rural Ghana Sub-Saharan Africa consists of 42 countries, including Ghana, Nigeria, and Sudan. The International Energy Agency statistics indicate that as many as 625 million residents of Sub-Saharan Africa live without electricity—68% of the total population. In fact, […]
May 22, 2016
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Using Freezing Sea Water to Heat Large Buildings

Can Seawater Replace Fossil Fuels? There are millions of fish in the sea, as they say, but it turns out there might be a million dollar payback in those deep sea waters. Using Green Technology to Reduce the Energy Bill Alaska SeaLife Center, located in Seward, is an ocean wildlife […]