Hugh Bollinger created the event Wheels on the Ground

Wheels on the Ground

Curiosity rolls toward a mountain on Mars

The Curiosity rover continues on its journey towards a Martian mountain.

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Hugh Bollinger added an article Blue Dunes...Who Knew?

Blue Dunes...Who Knew?

If we could see in the infrared, dunes on Mars would look blue. Who knew?

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article In Praise of Bees

In Praise of Bees

Everyone should give praise to bees. The MacArthur Fellow, Marla Spivak, gives a TED Talk on why.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article The Colorado: Our River, Our Story, Our Time

The Colorado: Our River, Our Story, Our Time

Environmental conservation is often presented as a concern of people with white Anglo-Saxon heritage. Neustro Rio contradicts this characterization.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article The Whale Updates

The Whale Updates

Great friends and past contributors to Riled Up, Wayne & Pam Osborn, have recently completed another season of whale monitoring in Australia. They've been busy.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Pinocchio Found...no lie!

Pinocchio Found...no lie!

In the classic Italian folk tale, Pinocchio, the puppet's nose would grow whenever he didn't tell the truth. A real-life Pinocchio has now been found and that's no lie.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Penguin-cam, live for now

Penguin-cam, live for now

The Penguin Camera silently watches penguins on Torgersen Island in Antarctica. It is live for now.

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Hugh Bollinger added an article Rover Doodle

Rover Doodle

The Mars Curiosity rover seems to have a bit of artistic talent as a recent "doodle" illustrates.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Jellyfish Chipper

Jellyfish Chipper

Jellyfish come in all shapes, sizes, and can be both beautiful and deadly. They can also be very environmentally destructive when they occur in massive "blooms".

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Partly Cloudy with Chance of Molton Rock

Partly Cloudy with Chance of Molton Rock

Caltech's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has now produced the first map of clouds circling an exoplanet.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article We Build Tomorrow

We Build Tomorrow

When completed, the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona Spain will be an inspiring site, perhaps transcending religions, even if it has little to do with the environment.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Once an Ocean, Now an Island

Once an Ocean, Now an Island

We often forget what a dynamic bit of rock we live on until being reminded by an earthquake.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Cane Toad Horrors

Cane Toad Horrors

Cane toads are voracious, carnivorous, amphibians. A horror photograph shows why. They are the Frankentoads of the amphibian world.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Plant Breeders Rock

Plant Breeders Rock

Everyone depends on the creations of a plant breeder.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Robo Reptiles and Slither Bots

Robo Reptiles and Slither Bots

Robots are far better than humans for exploring planets and far off moons. The ESA is showing the way with 'slither-bots' for Mars.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Have a Wonderful Day...or Night

Have a Wonderful Day...or Night

With bad news galore, a long-exposure image of the moon and Venus reminds us that beauty still happens.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Mount Sinabung Erupts

Mount Sinabung Erupts

The mega-volcano in Indonesia has exploded sending smoke and ash high into the atmosphere.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Colorado Floods

Colorado Floods

Torrential rains in Colorado produced widespread and destructive flooding between September 9-15th.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Sea Changes

Sea Changes

What happens to the oceans is super-important.

1 month ago

Hugh Bollinger added an article Questions about Climate Change?

Questions about Climate Change?

ask a climate scientist

Have questions about climate change? During September, you can ask them directly to a NASA climate scientist!

1 month ago

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