As Earth Day 2008 approaches, the search for alternative and renewable energy has taken on new and urgent importance. SMU’s Institute for the Study of Earth and Man, in association with Shade Tree Studios, has put together a video showing how a small nation has gotten a big boost from geothermal power. “Iceland: A Crucible of Power” features experts including SMU’s David Blackwell, James Brooks and Louis Jacobs. Watch it online at SMU News’ Video Library.
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