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This summer National Geographic released "Genius," an exciting scripted series about the life of famed theoretical physicist Albert Einstein. Now, the Nat Geo team are seeding the spirit of Einstein with "Chasing Genius," an intriguing new initiative that tackles environmental sustainability, global health and world hunger with crowdfunded ideas from "geniuses" like you.

Pitch your revolutionary concept, technology or gadget in a video before July 31st and you could walk away with $25,000 and a priceless opportunity to help shape the greener, kinder, and healthier world of tomorrow!

We're so amped up about "Chasing Genius" that we got in touch with Nat Geo host Jason Silva for a chat on the project's origins.

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