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Climate Change's Murder Mysteries

Climate Change's Murder Mysteries

Climate change is like a murder mystery where suspected assassins number in the thousands.

29 Apr 2014

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

NASA Leads the Way

NASA Leads the Way

Earth, space, and geo-science data became freely available from NASA.

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On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

Cutting-edge technology is a signature of New Frontiers.

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a New Climate at Sundance

a New Climate at Sundance

Environmental programming at the Sundance Film Festival, 2017.

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To solve old problems, study new species.

To solve old problems, study new species.

New species = new designs & materials

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Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Voting for Jupiter is now open.

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Storms Are on the Oceans

Storms Are on the Oceans

Rough weather ahead!

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Climate Milestones, 2016

Climate Milestones, 2016

A 2016 scorecard for the 5 climate milestones.

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New Species

New Species

A new Australian marine creature was discovered.

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Visualizing a River of Moisture

Visualizing a River of Moisture

JPL used animation to visualize moisture data.

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David Brooks: Character & Selfies

David Brooks: Character & Selfies

It's about character in the age of 'selfies'.

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Ecology Lesson 3: Predators and Ecosystems

Ecology Lesson 3: Predators and Ecosystems

Top predators sustain ecosystems.

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Getting Green Done & the Work Ahead

Getting Green Done & the Work Ahead

Sustainability is everyone's responsibility.

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Michael Pollan on Cooking

Michael Pollan on Cooking

Explore cooking at home.

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Crack in Ice Grows

Crack in Ice Grows

An ice shelf crack now extends 100 miles.

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Rivers of Rain

Rivers of Rain

A Pineapple Express returns.

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A Lost City and LiDAR

A Lost City and LiDAR

The remarkable power of LiDAR is again demonstrated.

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Always New Possibilities

Always New Possibilities

Time to explore new possibilities.

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Dolphins to the Rescue

Dolphins to the Rescue

Dolphins will be used in conservation of a cousin.

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Snows of Mauna Kea

Snows of Mauna Kea

Snow in Hawai'i.

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Islands in Space

Islands in Space

An environmental monitoring satellite observed the Galapagos from space.

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Recent Archive Highlights

Intelligent Designers

Intelligent Designers 27 April 2019

Intelligent Designers

Portland replaces coal with intelligence.

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency! 21 April 2019

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds 14 April 2019

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rules: odd things evolve on islands.

Conserving, The Mother Load

Conserving, The Mother Load 19 March 2019

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic 5 March 2019

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2 29 December 2018

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

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