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A journal of science, thought, and action.

The Future is in Hydrogen

20

Feb

2019

The Future is in Hydrogen

A renewable energy breakthrough, maybe.

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Building Resilience

19

Feb

2019

Building Resilience

Creatively thinking resilience.

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Intelligent Designers

Intelligent Designers

Portland is using 'intelligent designers' to replace an aging coal-fired power plant and other cities should follow their lead.

17 Apr 2015

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Kilauea Eruption From Space

Kilauea Eruption From Space

Infrared imaging of lava from space.

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Tibet and the Power of Photography

Tibet and the Power of Photography

With 75,000 images a photographer can tell a story.

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Canyoneering in Antarctica

Canyoneering in Antarctica

Canyons buried under the Antarctic Icecap.

  • 444
Tree Huggers

Tree Huggers

Thermography shows why Koalas hug trees.

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A Long Drive

A Long Drive

Reflections of an earlier time and place.

  • 435
Artifical Photosysnthesis

Artifical Photosysnthesis

If artificial photosynthesis works, hydrogen could be a big energy source.

  • 4671
Saving Darwin's Finches

Saving Darwin's Finches

What does it take to save a species?

  • 4698
Khumbu update, Conrad Anker

Khumbu update, Conrad Anker

Climbing center progress report.

  • 514
The Weight of Mountains

The Weight of Mountains

The process that creates and destroys mountains is fascinating.

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ExoGeysers Confirmed

ExoGeysers Confirmed

Europa exploration is now on a 'fast track'.

  • 405
A Mother's Day Remembrance

A Mother's Day Remembrance

A greeting from space.

  • 416
Mars-copter

Mars-copter

Testing a Mars flying machine.

  • 405
California Goes Solar

California Goes Solar

California leads again into the 21st Century.

  • 411
Taming the Beast

Taming the Beast

Domesticating a wild fox takes years.

  • 2803
Vanilla

Vanilla

Ice Cream and cyclones don't mix.

  • 349
Off To Mars

Off To Mars

InSight Lander and CubeSats launched.

  • 367
Robo-mussel To The Rescue

Robo-mussel To The Rescue

Robots are becoming essential ecology tools.

  • 1542
Io's Active Geology

Io's Active Geology

Continuous events reshape Io.

  • 432

Recent Archive Highlights

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.

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.

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