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The natural world. Looking pretty for 3.5b years.

The Sounds of Extinction Tuesday, May 31, 20160

The Sounds of Extinction

There are more "sounds of silence" being recorded.

To Scale Sunday, May 29, 20160

To Scale

When or how does an "ah ha" appear to a sciencist?

Nature Rx: Your Brain on Nature Saturday, May 28, 20160

Nature Rx: Your Brain on Nature

Things to know about the benefits to your brain while in nature.
Drawings that Show Earth's Beauty and Fragility Friday, May 27, 20160

Drawings that Show Earth's Beauty and Fragility

Artists often create more impact about environment concerns than scientific studies can.
Setting Foot on Pluto Thursday, May 26, 20160

Setting Foot on Pluto

View Pluto as if you were walking around the frozen world.

Secrets of the Snowy Owl Tuesday, May 24, 20160

Secrets of the Snowy Owl

A clever narrative about those handsome Arctic birds, the snowy owls.
8 Reasons Octopuses Rule the Oceans Monday, May 23, 20160

8 Reasons Octopuses Rule the Oceans

Cephalopods are masters of their environment.

New Species in Florida Sunday, May 22, 20160

New Species in Florida

Florida has a new species of wildlife and Nile crocodiles are nasty.
Gene Editing with CRISPR Saturday, May 21, 20160

Gene Editing with CRISPR

CRISPR gene editing technology has been adopted by laboratories worldwide.
OMG Scans Greenland Glaciers Sunday, November 5, 20170

OMG Scans Greenland Glaciers

Scanning Greenland's ice dynamics.

Compassion and other creatures Sunday, November 5, 20170

Compassion and other creatures

Compassion is considered a trait uniquely human but we should make it more inclusive.

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency! Saturday, November 4, 20170

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

Efficiency is the name of the game for energy, architecture, and solar design with three new developments showing the way.
A Brewing Storm Friday, November 3, 20170

A Brewing Storm

Climate change is already affecting growers of coffee.

Conservatives and Conservation Thursday, November 2, 20170

Conservatives and Conservation

  Republican presidents from Theodore Roosevelt, to Richard Nixon, through George W. Bush left good environmental...
Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time Wednesday, November 1, 20170

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

One way to restore coral reefs could require re-seeding with transplanted corals.
Whales & Drones Tuesday, October 31, 20170

Whales & Drones

Remotely controlled drones provide a quiet way to track animal behavior.
Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper Monday, October 30, 20170

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Robotic engineers at JPL are turning to bio-mimicry and using a gecko as their design guide.

Fishing for Plastic Saturday, October 28, 20170

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

Tsunami Invaders Thursday, October 26, 20170

Tsunami Invaders

Invasive species raft across the ocean.

The Playful Wonderland Tuesday, October 24, 20170

The Playful Wonderland

From fire to photographs.

Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland Monday, October 23, 20170

Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoring forests lost for 1000 years.

Deforestation and 'Dirty Chocolate' Saturday, October 21, 20170

Deforestation and 'Dirty Chocolate'

Avoiding 'dirty chocolate'.

Mars in VR Thursday, October 19, 20170

Mars in VR

Mars as if you were there.

Sounds of Space-Time Merging Wednesday, October 18, 20170

Sounds of Space-Time Merging

An audio recording 130 million years old.

What's Under All That Ice? Tuesday, October 17, 20170

What's Under All That Ice?

Remote sensing is producing a revolution in glaciology.

Observing Neutron Stars Collide Monday, October 16, 20170

Observing Neutron Stars Collide

For the first time, neutron stars were detected colliding.

Sand Kitty Saturday, October 14, 20170

Sand Kitty

Desert sand kittens on video.