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A journal of science, thought, and action.

The Future is Fungus

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Feb

2017

The Future is Fungus

The natural alternative to plastic.

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Real-time Storm Forecasts

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Feb

2017

Real-time Storm Forecasts

GOES-16 watches storms form in real-time.

 

 

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

When is Green not a Good Thing?

When is Green not a Good Thing?

When is "green" a bad thing? Answer: When it comes from toxic algae.

4 Aug 2014

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Supporting Environmental Work

Supporting Environmental Work 1 April 2016

Supporting Environmental Work

April campaign to We Keep it Wild and support The Conservation Alliance.

Protecting New Lands

Protecting New Lands 14 July 2015

Protecting New Lands

Several important land protections were declared in just one week, perhaps a new trend.

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance 25 June 2015

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Eric Larsen will present his The Last North expedition to an outdoor/conservation audience in Utah..

Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate Turtles 24 June 2015

Compassionate Turtles

Behavior that would be considered compassionate in humans is also observed in animals.

"Look to the Mountains"

"Look to the Mountains" 24 April 2015

"Look to the Mountains"

A photographer, mountaineer, and environmental ambassador says: "look to the mountains".

Intelligent Designers

Intelligent Designers 17 April 2015

Intelligent Designers

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

NASA Leads the Way

Earth, space, and geo-science data became freely available from NASA.

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On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

On The Cutting Edge at New Frontiers

Cutting-edge technology is a signature of New Frontiers.

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a New Climate at Sundance

a New Climate at Sundance

Environmental programming at the Sundance Film Festival, 2017.

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To solve old problems, study new species.

To solve old problems, study new species.

New species = new designs & materials

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Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Jupiter 'Photo Shoot'

Voting for Jupiter is now open.

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Storms Are on the Oceans

Storms Are on the Oceans

Rough weather ahead!

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Climate Milestones, 2016

Climate Milestones, 2016

A 2016 scorecard for the 5 climate milestones.

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Field Work

Field Work

Colloboration across disclipines now defines field work.

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New Species

New Species

A new Australian marine creature was discovered.

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Visualizing a River of Moisture

Visualizing a River of Moisture

JPL used animation to visualize moisture data.

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David Brooks: Character & Selfies

David Brooks: Character & Selfies

It's about character in the age of 'selfies'.

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Ecology Lesson 3: Predators and Ecosystems

Ecology Lesson 3: Predators and Ecosystems

Top predators sustain ecosystems.

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Getting Green Done & the Work Ahead

Getting Green Done & the Work Ahead

Sustainability is everyone's responsibility.

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Michael Pollan on Cooking

Michael Pollan on Cooking

Explore cooking at home.

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Crack in Ice Grows

Crack in Ice Grows

An ice shelf crack now extends 100 miles.

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Rivers of Rain

Rivers of Rain

A Pineapple Express returns.

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A Lost City and LiDAR

A Lost City and LiDAR

The remarkable power of LiDAR is again demonstrated.

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Always New Possibilities

Always New Possibilities

Time to explore new possibilities.

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Dolphins to the Rescue

Dolphins to the Rescue

Dolphins will be used in conservation of a cousin.

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Snows of Mauna Kea

Snows of Mauna Kea

Snow in Hawai'i.

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Islands in Space

Islands in Space

An environmental monitoring satellite observed the Galapagos from space.

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