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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

Mar

2019

A Super Bloom

California landscapes flower. 

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Solar Shines

Solar Shines

A shining revolution in solar power is underway and it has only just begun.

28 Oct 2014

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Ode to Mars

Ode to Mars

A planetary haiku for Poetry Day.

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Conserving, The Mother Load

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

  • 1674
Animating Environmental Change

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

  • 738
Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Here come the CubeSats.

  • 466
A Gift of Gratitude

A Gift of Gratitude

A gift of gratitude to share.

  • 863
A Fungal Future

A Fungal Future

A natural alternative to plastic.

  • 1620
A Life in Translation

A Life in Translation

Can technology recover ancient wisdom?

  • 1808
Mars-copters

Mars-copters

A flying machine for Mars.

  • 509
Landforms & Walls

Landforms & Walls

Geomorphology complicates building walls.

  • 1567
Volcanoes 101

Volcanoes 101

A super-volcano lies under Yellowstone.

  • 757
Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

  • 3242
Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Micro-plants, oceans, and oxygen.

  • 76
Polar Plunge 2.0

Polar Plunge 2.0

Arctic temperatures plunge into the US again.

  • 107
Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Individuals involved directly in species conservation.

  • 1000
Why Do Societies Collapse?

Why Do Societies Collapse?

Jared Diamond sees patterns in collapsing societies.

  • 2228
Underwater Forest Appears

Underwater Forest Appears

Buried 60,000 years underwater.

  • 884
Recovering Reefs

Recovering Reefs

Coral restoration efforts show progress.

  • 123
Air Pollution Animated

Air Pollution Animated

Animators help tell a pollution story.

  • 11070
The Future is in Hydrogen

The Future is in Hydrogen

A renewable energy breakthrough, maybe.

  • 402
Building Resilience

Building Resilience

Creatively thinking resilience.

  • 148
Climate Time Machine

Climate Time Machine

Visualizing climate science data.

  • 1426
Curious Bird

Curious Bird

Researchers receive a curious visitor.

  • 102
Last Message

Last Message

Opportunity's final contact.

  • 174
Love Is In The Air

Love Is In The Air

Natural reminders for Valentine's Day.

  • 155
Opportunity Signs Off

Opportunity Signs Off

A voyage of exploration concludes.

  • 167
Kuiper Belt Pancakes

Kuiper Belt Pancakes

Data refinement changes intrepretation.

  • 158
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Conserving, The Mother Load

Conserving, The Mother Load 19 March 2019

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

Fishing for Plastic

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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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