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Plastic-eating Enzyme

24

Mar

2019

Plastic-eating Enzyme

A plastic-eating bacteria was discovered.

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A Super Bloom

22

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2019

A Super Bloom

California landscapes flower. 

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Let's Celebrate People Day

Let's Celebrate People Day

On People Day, unlike Earth Day, we do whatever we want. 

24 Apr 2014

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

A Polar Vortex Descends

A Polar Vortex Descends

Another extreme weather event.

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Arctic Greening

Arctic Greening

The Arctic is greening, and fast.

  • 1684
Melting Tundra

Melting Tundra

Permafrost can explode.

  • 1654
Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Traveling by bus can be hazardous.

  • 1734
"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

David Attenborough interviewed at Davos forum.

  • 251
Look & See

Look & See

A Portrait of Wendell Berry.

  • 1806
The Power of Empathy

The Power of Empathy

Animating empathy.

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Archaeology from Space

Archaeology from Space

Rmote-sensing for finding lost cities.

  • 1617
George the Poet on Climate Change

George the Poet on Climate Change

A poet takes on climate change.

  • 1763
Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon watches his domain.

  • 1116
Interactive Earth

Interactive Earth

Mapping planetary changes.

  • 161
Dataset Earth

Dataset Earth

The Earth as a dataset.

  • 185
There Once Was A River

There Once Was A River

A case of 'river piracy'.

  • 1386
On To Mars

On To Mars

Buck Rogers back to space.

  • 173
Denying Science

Denying Science

Rejecting 'magic beans'.

  • 1203
What is Invisible?

What is Invisible?

Dealing with the invisible.

  • 758
Low-cost Reforestation

Low-cost Reforestation

Successful reforesation that 'works with nature'.

  • 218
When Big is Better

When Big is Better

Think 'big data'.

  • 3894
Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoring forests lost a 1000 years ago.

  • 1782
Once Extinct, Almost Extinct, Now Back

Once Extinct, Almost Extinct, Now Back

An animated story of de-extension.

  • 6005
New Years Flyby

New Years Flyby

A robotic explorer beyond the known frontier.

  • 202

Recent Archive Highlights

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.

Plant Intelligence

Plant Intelligence 17 December 2018

Plant Intelligence

An understanding of intelligence in plants.

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

Where Do Good Ideas Come From? 24 November 2018

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey 21 November 2018

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

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