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Botany, an Extreme Sport

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Apr

2019

Botany, an Extreme Sport

Climbing gear serving plant conservation.

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Chasing Water With Gabions

16

Apr

2019

Chasing Water With Gabions

An appropriate river restoration technology.

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Archive Highlights

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

29 Dec 2018

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh

Otzi the iceman has been reconstructed.

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Hubble Sees Water Plumes on Europa

Hubble Sees Water Plumes on Europa

Europa may have geysers to rival anything on Earth.

  • 1339
Gentle Geniuses

Gentle Geniuses

Bonobos are 'gentle geniuses' of the rainforest.

  • 1245
Charon, Up Close

Charon, Up Close

Charon in a new full-color view seen by New Horizons.

  • 1311
Super Diego

Super Diego

A super-rare tortoise was restored by a single male, Super Diego.

  • 1439
Martian Rivers & Lakes

Martian Rivers & Lakes

Rivers and lakes existed on Mars far longer than expected.

  • 1338
Lava Lake

Lava Lake

A lava lake has formed on KÄ«lauea.

  • 1255
Tibetan Avalanche from Space

Tibetan Avalanche from Space

A massive avalanche was seen from space.

  • 2289
Uluru as Never Seen Before

Uluru as Never Seen Before

A drone's view of Ayer's Rock, Uluru.

 

  • 1290
Australia's New Reefs

Australia's New Reefs

Vast, new, reefs have been discovered in Australia.

  • 6040
-40F and Volcanic

-40F and Volcanic

A cryovolcano has been discovered.

  • 1300
Snow Red

Snow Red

Snow on Pluto is red.

  • 1158
Plant of the Month: Wattles

Plant of the Month: Wattles

Wattles are the Plant of the Month

  • 2388

Recent Archive Highlights

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.

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.

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