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Pale Red Dot

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2018

Pale Red Dot

A CubSat's first photo.

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Trusting Scientists

22

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2018

Trusting Scientists

Scientists deserve more respect.

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When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

Over and over again in the history of ideas, some new piece of information threatens our stories, and we react. Badly.

14 Mar 2014

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Rewilding

Rewilding 4 September 2018

Rewilding

A 'silent spring' could become a 'wild summer' 

Conserving, the Mother Load

Conserving, the Mother Load 26 June 2018

Conserving, the Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

Environmental Art

Environmental Art 15 January 2018

Environmental Art

Creating paintings with natue connections.

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia and Sustainability 31 December 2017

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia shows how to apply sustainability in business practice.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Where Good Ideas Come From 22 December 2017

Where Good Ideas Come From

A clever storyteller suggests an answer.

Bottled Arctic Notes

Bottled Arctic Notes 15 December 2017

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

When a Chalk Dam Burst

When a Chalk Dam Burst

Brexit as a bursting dam.

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Michael's Rainfall

Michael's Rainfall

Hurricane data shown in animation.

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Bison Restoration

Bison Restoration

Bison return to Bnaff national park.

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Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Here come the CubeSats.

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Earthrise Reminder

Earthrise Reminder

Earthrise remains one of the most important photographs every captured.

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What If All The Ice Melted?

What If All The Ice Melted?

Melting ice has consequences.

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Michael the Menace

Michael the Menace

A 2nd super-storm in two weeks hits

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Bad for Bees

Bad for Bees

Pesticides are 'bad for bees'.

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Liquefied Soils

Liquefied Soils

An Indonesian mountain just liquefied.

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Colorado's Black Canyon

Colorado's Black Canyon

Landscape scale preservation.

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Information is Beautiful

Information is Beautiful

'Big Data' visuals are beautiful and increase understanding.

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A 21st Century 'Corps of Discovery'

A 21st Century 'Corps of Discovery'

Citizen scientists exploring for exoplanets.

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Juno as Monet

Juno as Monet

Jupiter as an impressionist painting.

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A 'Lost Crop' Could Change Africa

A 'Lost Crop' Could Change Africa

An African plan for a 'lost crop'.

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Bennie the Beluga

Bennie the Beluga

A rare whale visits London.

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Krakatoa Awakens

Krakatoa Awakens

Krakatoa is again active.

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Pollution from Hurricane Florence

Pollution from Hurricane Florence

Water pollution seen from space.

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Europa Clipper Funded

Europa Clipper Funded

A new 'voyage of discovery' is coming.

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Global Fishing Watch

Global Fishing Watch

Big data maps expose illegal fishing.

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Origin of Life Mapping

Origin of Life Mapping

Trying to answering the question, how did life begin?

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Hurricane Florence in 3D

Hurricane Florence in 3D

Viewing a super-storm in 3D.

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Eyes In The Sky

Eyes In The Sky

Storm surge and rainfall totals increased.

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Florence Approaches

Florence Approaches

A super-storm is approaching.

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JPL Receives An Emmy

JPL Receives An Emmy

JPL receives new award.

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Hurricane Train

Hurricane Train

A "train wreck" could soon happen.

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Mars 360

Mars 360

Curiosity's 360 Mars panorama.

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