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Richard Turere:
My invention that made peace with lions

TED2013 · 7:20 · Filmed Feb 2013
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Richard Turere: My invention that made peace with lions
7:20 · Filmed February 2013 at TED2013 · Subtitles available in 41 languages

In the Maasai community where Richard Turere lives with his family, cattle are all-important. But lion attacks were growing more frequent. In this short, inspiring talk, the young inventor shares the solar-powered solution he designed to safely scare the lions away.

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Young inventor Richard Turere invented "lion lights," an elegant way to protect his family's cattle from lion attacks. Full bio
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