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Shell Ideas360 2015/2016 Student Journey
Title: Start your adventure with Shell Ideas360 2015-2016 - from YouTube
Duration: 1:24 minutes
Description:Shell Ideas360 is a global ideas competition for students to think creatively and develop ideas that tackle the pressures on the world’s food, water and energy resources.
Start your adventure with Shell Ideas360 2015-2016 - from YouTube Transcript
[Background music plays]
Music slowly builds from minimal crisp, clear notes to a rhythm full of energy, movement and vitality.
Bird’s-eye view of pool of clear blue water.
A single water droplet drops into the pool.
Ripples radiate outwards.
Close-up view of a person’s hand held up against the background of a glaring sun.
What if… we looked at the world differently?
Man stands at the base of an enormous tree and looks upwards.
Worm’s-eye revolving view of tall, dark trees rising to the sky, with bright sun shining through from above.
Young women in a moving vehicle looks out at the passing street.
Young man surfs on churning water.
What if… waves powered boats?
Huge wave crashes on shore.
Inflatable boat skims across the water.
Boat cruises in a metropolitan harbour.
Busy city view with fast moving traffic and neon lights.
What if… tomatoes produced energy?
Red and green tomatoes growing on a vine.
Large-scale production of tomatoes in modern greenhouse facility - person tending the vines.
Group of children gather round a man and look at a laptop computer - inner city housing background.
What if… footsteps created light?
Young boys play football in concrete urban setting.
Man dribbles a football on grass pitch.
Football stadium floodlights power up to dazzling full beam.
What if… your idea could change the world?
Aerial view of dark clouds scudding across a city sky and the sun lighting up the horizon.
Young African boys in brightly coloured clothes jump up and down joyfully in dusty pastoral landscape.
The energy we use
City street at night with light beam radiating.
Pulsating blue light from energy source.
The energy we use
The food we consume
Speeded up aerial view of busy vegetable market with people passing through.
The food we consume
The water we drink
Group of women cup hands under pumping water.
Women in colourful clothing carry water home in makeshift containers.
Water is bottled in an automated factory setting.
Are all under increasing pressure
Speeded up view of the hustle and bustle of a crowded shopping area.
Close-up view of a tightly packed crowd of people.
A combine harvester harvests in large open field with blue sky and clouds above.
Three Shell Eco-Marathon flags flutter against a blue sunlit sky.
Shell Ideas360 is a global student competition
A group of people walk into a conference centre.
Participants queue at the registration desk.
A young girl studies water whirling in a large glass container.
That helps turn your ideas into reality
A group of people put their fingers on the rods of an exhibit – express amazement and laugh.
A futuristic car with Shell logo on the front.
A laughing man, woman and young girl pose for the camera.
Submit your ideas now
A group of young people interact around a laptop computer.
Young people work in a computer lab.
For a chance to pitch your idea in London
A speaker addresses the panel.
Another speaker, with a projector in the background.
A group of excited young women wearing abayas and hijabs walk through the conference centre.
A large group of happy young people pose for a photograph, each holding an arm in the air.
A man makes an announcement to a packed auditorium.
Three smiling young people rise from their seats.
Young people are congratulated and presented with a prize.
Three more young people step up to the podium to be congratulated.
They pose with Shell Ideas360 Winner plaques and laugh with each other.
And win a National Geographic adventure
Two men dressed in outdoor protective clothing look into the distance, one looking through binoculars.
Panoramic view of snow covered mountains with a clear blue sky and bright sunshine radiating on the horizon.
A man hikes over rocky terrain against a dusking sky and bright sun on the horizon.
A man paddles in a boat on a river with the rising sun reflecting brightly on the water.
See you in London!
A passenger boat approaches Westminster Bridge, with the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben in the background.
Shell Ideas360 logo
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