Janine confronts her submechanophobia (fear of submerged man-made objects) in this discussion about hydrokinetic energy conversation — aka underwater turbines. The gal pals also talk about STEAM — Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math — and the intersections between their professions of engineering and performance art.
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- Nicholas D. Laws and Brenden P. Epps, “Hydrokinetic energy conversion: Technology, research, and outlook,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, 2015. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2015.12.189
- Reddit thread: “The fear of submerged machines” https://www.reddit.com/r/submechanophobia/
- “The world is on lockdown. So where are all the carbon emissions coming from?” by Shannon Osaka, Grist, April 27, 2020. https://grist.org/climate/the-world-is-on-lockdown-so-where-are-all-the-carbon-emissions-coming-from/