Short Videos

Science Bytes

An online platform for science engagement featuring short videos about scientists and discoveries that are shaping our future.

Science Bytes

The $1 Microscope

A device made from paper promises to make microscopes as widely available as pencils.

The $1 Microscope

Ancient DNA

Unraveling the mysteries of evolution by analyzing degraded fragments of DNA.

Ancient DNA

Mysteries of the Ocean

New ways of studying processes in the ocean that happen at a scale so small we have never before been able to observe them clearly.

Mysteries of the Ocean

Gorilla Foundation Crowdfunding Video

Meet Koko, the gorilla who understands sign language, and learn about the project to preserve her legacy.

Gorilla Foundation Crowdfunding Video

UCSF Global Health

A series of videos for USCF about the challenges of providing health care in underserved communities.

UCSF Global Health

Bay Area Lyme Foundation

The Bay Area Lyme Foundation is marshaling the best scientific resources of Silicon Valley to fight the nation's fastest growing infectious disease.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation

Khan Academy

Khan Academy is helping to re-imagine education in the 21st century by offering a world-class education to millions of students, free of charge.

Khan Academy

B Lab

B Lab is supporting a new class of companies trying to use business as a force for good in the world.

B Lab

UCSF Diabetes Center: About Diabetes

The UCSF Diabetes Center hired Kikim to make a series of 26 videos explaining the basics of diabetes.

UCSF Diabetes Center: About Diabetes

UCSF: Jeffrey Bluestone Tribute

A tribute to the director of the UCSF Diabetes Center on the occasion of its 10th anniversary.

UCSF: Jeffrey Bluestone Tribute

UCSF Diabetes Center 10th Anniversary

The UCSF Diabetes Center recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of its efforts to treat, cure and ultimately prevent diabetes.

UCSF Diabetes Center 10th Anniversary

The Citizens Foundation

Making a high-quality education in Pakistan more accessible by providing well-run, low-cost private schools that serve more than 100,000 students.

The Citizens Foundation

World Health Partners

World Health Partners helps to extend the reach of modern medicine to poor and rural areas around the world.

World Health Partners

Independent Diplomat

Independent Diplomat provides confidential advice and practical assistance to those who have the most at stake in diplomatic processes.

Independent Diplomat

Crisis Action

Crisis Action protects civilians from armed conflict by creating broad coalitions that speak with one voice.

Crisis Action

Basic Needs

Basic Needs is filling the gap in mental healthcare in developing countries by creating low-cost and sustainable solutions.

Basic Needs

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Health Care

In India and Ghana, two Skoll Foundation grantees are tackling the worldwide lack of access to health care with groundbreaking new approaches.

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Health Care

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Education

Two Skoll Foundation grantees are using low-cost private schools and free online lessons to improve the quality and reach of education.

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Education

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013:  Peace & Human Security

Two Skoll Foundation grantees are harnessing bold innovations to lay the foundation for global stability and prosperity.

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Peace & Human Security

Riders for Health

Riders for Health ensures that health care vehicles can reach millions of people across Africa.

Riders for Health

Visayan Forum Foundation

VF's groundbreaking work promises to put an end to human trafficking, a form of modern-day slavery.

Visayan Forum Foundation

Hanging in the Balance

With one-fifth of the Amazon already destroyed, social entrepreneurs are leading a remarkable effort to save this critical resource.

Hanging in the Balance

Skoll World Forum 10th Anniversary

A short video to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Skoll World Forum, the largest annual gathering of social entrepreneurs in the world.

Skoll World Forum 10th Anniversary

Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies

A landmark new initiative to fight global poverty from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business.

Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies

Ceres

Ceres works with investors, policymakers and companies to address sustainability issues such as global climate change.

Ceres

A Foundation Building Strength

A Foundation Building Strength supports research into a rare muscular disease called nemaline myopathy.

A Foundation Building Strength

From Seed to Skillet

A short film that highlights the great gardening and cookbook that our friend Susan Heeger wrote with her friend Jimmy Williams.

From Seed to Skillet

Bearskin Meadow Camp

Bearskin Meadow Camp transforms the lives of diabetic children and their parents.

Bearskin Meadow Camp

TransFair USA

TransFair USA empowers family farmers and workers around the world.

TransFair USA

Gram Vikas

Gram Vikas brings water and sanitation to tribal villages in India.

Gram Vikas

Health Care Without Harm

Health Care Without Harm works with hospitals worldwide to ensure that their environmental practices do no harm.

Health Care Without Harm

Root Capital

Root Capital is helping people in developing countries become self-sufficient.

Root Capital

CDI

The Center for Digital Inclusion helps poor people gain access to technology and improve their lives.

CDI

The Bet

The story of a $27 bet and the movement—social entrepreneurship—that's changing the world. Commissioned by the Skoll Foundation.

The Bet

Saude Crianca Renascer

Saude Crianca Renascer is helping to make sure that sick children stay healthy after they are sent home from Brazil's hospitals.

Saude Crianca Renascer

YouthBuild

YouthBuild provides young adults with job training, leadership skills, a high school diploma and a chance to rebuild their neighborhoods and their lives.

YouthBuild

Marine Stewardship Council

Marine Stewardship Council is dedicated to protecting the world's wild fish stocks.

Marine Stewardship Council

CIDA

CIDA runs the only free university in South Africa.

CIDA

VillageReach

VillageReach is forever changing the lives of tens of thousands of rural villagers.

VillageReach

Toward A World Without AIDS: IAVI’s 10th Anniversary

The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative commemorated its 10th anniversary with this video.

Toward A World Without AIDS: IAVI’s 10th Anniversary

Give Me a Lever: Stories of the Tech Laureates

A video for San Jose's Tech Museum about entrepreneurs who are using technologies in innovative ways to address the world's most pressing problems.

Give Me a Lever: Stories of the Tech Laureates

Menlo Park-Atherton Educational Foundation: Imagine

A 10-minute video that shows why life for students (and parents) would be unimaginable without MPAEF's contributions to the district.

Menlo Park-Atherton Educational Foundation: Imagine

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital: Family Centered Care

A training video to help nurses at Stanford's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital understand Family Centered Care and be motivated to implement it.

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital: Family Centered Care

Katrina Swett for Congress

A campaign bio video produced for Katrina Swett, who ran for Congress in New Hampshire's 2nd Congressional District in 2002.

Katrina Swett for Congress

Advanced Corneal Systems

Two short videos commissioned by a start-up company to help explain its product to investors and partners.

Advanced Corneal Systems

Waterworld

A short video produced for a mediation hearing in a wrongful death suit.

Waterworld