KEDTalks are airing on Arizona PBS!

Episode 1
HD 8.1 Main – Dec. 22, 11:30 p.m.
HD 8.3 World – Dec. 26, 6:30 p.m.
HD 8.3 World – Dec. 27, 10 p.m.

Episode 2
HD 8.1 Main – Dec. 29, 11:30 p.m.

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 A rendering of the Giant Magellan Telescope sitting atop Las Campanas Peak in Chile. Slated for competition in 2026, the telescope will boast an optical surface of 24.5 meters in diameter, making it the first in a new generation of extremely large telescopes.

Giant telescope will bring deep space into sharper focus

There’s much we don’t know about the universe. But ASU has joined an international consortium to build the most advanced telescope to date, with the potential to unlock some of the most elusive mysteries about space.

 Cisco Challenge winners from left to right: First-place winner, Joshua Parde for Green Plant/Aquifer Systems; second place winner, Cody Constanbader for Sure Strap; and third-place winner, Todd Hoffman for Ddot Technologies.

Cisco Innovation Challenge helps students launch their ventures

Maricopa Community College students pitched ideas ranging from novel water-saving solutions to home health tests in a seed-funding competition designed to grow their innovative ventures.

 Klaus Lackner in his ASU lab

The carbon catcher: Q&A with Klaus Lackner

On the heels of his ASU KEDtalk, Klaus Lackner explains his process, shares his inspiration and discusses the challenges involved in making carbon air capture a reality.

ASU KEDtalk: Carbon is a terrible thing to waste

Like throwing trash into the street, each year we pump tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Klaus Lackner has developed technology poised to collect and reuse our carbon while cleaning the air.


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