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Krakatoa Awakens

24

Sep

2018

Krakatoa Awakens

Krakatoa is again active.

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Pollution from Hurricane Florence

21

Sep

2018

Pollution from Hurricane Florence

Water pollution seen from space.

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The Conservation Alliance

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When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

When Our Stories Get Ruined, We Get Upset

Over and over again in the history of ideas, some new piece of information threatens our stories, and we react. Badly.

14 Mar 2014

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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.

Environmental Art

Environmental Art 15 January 2018

Environmental Art

Creating paintings with natue connections.

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia and Sustainability 31 December 2017

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia shows how to apply sustainability in business practice.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Where Good Ideas Come From 22 December 2017

Where Good Ideas Come From

A clever storyteller suggests an answer.

Bottled Arctic Notes

Bottled Arctic Notes 15 December 2017

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

Another Glacier Cracks in Antarctica

Another Glacier Cracks in Antarctica

A Manhattan-sized iceberg has now appeared.

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Cassini's Last Photos

Cassini's Last Photos

Cassini gathered data and photos until its last moment.

  • 608
A 'Lost Crop' That Might Change Africa

A 'Lost Crop' That Might Change Africa

A wholistic plan for a 'lost crop' that could change Africa.

  • 760
The Driest Place on Earth

The Driest Place on Earth

The Atacama Desert as a Mars analog.

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Watching Tundra Melt

Watching Tundra Melt

Permafrost melting in 'real time'.

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A Giraffe Boosts Conservation

A Giraffe Boosts Conservation

A white giraffe becomes a wildlife icon.

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Cassini's Last Bow

Cassini's Last Bow

The spacecraft's exploration of Saturn has ended.

  • 620
Huygens and Titan

Huygens and Titan

Remembering a distant moon lander.

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Goodbye to Cassini

Goodbye to Cassini

Cassini takes a bow and exits the stage.

  • 570
Comparing Sizes

Comparing Sizes

Physical size mattered in the Cenozoic.

  • 787
Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters

Compassion for animals was shown during Irma's wrath.

  • 695
Where's The Ocean Gone?

Where's The Ocean Gone?

A seafloor sucked dry.

  • 701
Surging Storms

Surging Storms

New environmental satellites map weather events.

  • 680
Irma & Jose Together

Irma & Jose Together

Two hurricanes viewed in real-time data.

  • 677
As Irma Approaches

As Irma Approaches

Hurricane Irma is arriving 1-week after Harvey!

  • 742
Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Individuals involved directly in species conservation.

  • 702
Juno as Monet

Juno as Monet

Jupiter as an impressionist painting.

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