Forum - Sixty Second Idea to Improve the World
By BBC World Service
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An imaginative, quirky solution to a challenge of our age. Podcast weekly on Mondays.
||CleanGive up shoes and go barefoot||Antony Gormley instructs us all to give up shoes and go barefoot.||2/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFast for one day a week!||Frances Ashcroft says that fasting one day a week would make us healthier and happier.||2/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWomen to talk first||One day a year, woman's opinions should be heard first in meetings before can men speak.||2/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReplace schoolbooks with objects||Having objects instead of textbooks gives better insight and skills, says Peter Campbell||2/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTurn off the lights||Once a year the entire earth should switch off all lights everywhere.||2/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSleep Vertically!||Hanif Kara believes that we should find a way to sleep vertically and save a lot of space||2/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
4 minute fun
Great format and fun variety of ideas and contributors. I am thinking on adapting this idea to use with students and adults in a lesson teaching audacity and podcasting. My favorite of these will always be the one that says politicians should have labels on their clothes like Nascar drivers so their is full disclosure of their "interests."