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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Stories to Change 'Apocalypse Fatigue' into Action

18

Nov

2017

Stories to Change 'Apocalypse Fatigue' into Action

Moving away from cliamte fatigue into action.

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Trees Before Rain

17

Nov

2017

Trees Before Rain

Which came first: trees or rain?

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate Turtles

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

24 Jun 2015

Video Highlights

Recent Archive Highlights

Compassion and other creatures

Compassion and other creatures 5 November 2017

Compassion and other creatures

Compassion is considered a trait uniquely human but we should make it more inclusive.

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency! 4 November 2017

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

Efficiency is the name of the game for energy, architecture, and solar design with three new developments showing the way.

Conservatives and Conservation

Conservatives and Conservation 2 November 2017

Conservatives and Conservation

 

Republican presidents from Theodore Roosevelt, to Richard Nixon, through George W. Bush left good environmental accomplishments.

 

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time 1 November 2017

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

One way to restore coral reefs could require re-seeding with transplanted corals.

Whales & Drones

Whales & Drones 31 October 2017

Whales & Drones

Remotely controlled drones provide a quiet way to track animal behavior.

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper 30 October 2017

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Robotic engineers at JPL are turning to bio-mimicry and using a gecko as their design guide.

Super Storms & Cloudscapes

Super Storms & Cloudscapes

Juno as 'art house' photographer.

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Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Heat-tolerant corals may help reef restoration.

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A Climate Solution Where Everyone Wins

A Climate Solution Where Everyone Wins

An entrepreneur's vision of solving climate change.

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Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead?

Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead?

An analysis of coral bleaching news.

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Projects That Matter

Projects That Matter

Conservation successes happen one project at a time.

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Death Fungus and Ohia Trees

Death Fungus and Ohia Trees

A deadly fungus is attacking an ecologically and culturally important Hawaiian tree, the ohia lehua.

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Floods for a 21st Century Noah

Floods for a 21st Century Noah

Extreme rainfall could increase five-fold.

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Geologic History, Earth and Mars

Geologic History, Earth and Mars

Satellite images show similar geology.

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Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

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Complexity Made Simple

Complexity Made Simple

Using complexity to find a simple answer.

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Wolves Change Rivers

Wolves Change Rivers

Changing riveres one wolf at a time.

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Elon Musk: The Future We're Building

Elon Musk: The Future We're Building

Elon Musk drills for a new LA.

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Hellish Moon

Hellish Moon

Io's lava waves.

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To Key Plants

To Key Plants

Keying plants goes digital and botany is democratized.

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Celebrating Clouds

Celebrating Clouds

Visualizing clouds from space.

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Cassini's Deep Diving

Cassini's Deep Diving

Cassini sees Saturn as Monet would have painted it.

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Roll-On Solar, Roll On

Roll-On Solar, Roll On

A printable solar ink has been developed.

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Epsilon Eridani

Epsilon Eridani

A new solar system spins 10 light years away.

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Cassini's Grand Finale

Cassini's Grand Finale

Through the rings and into Saturn at the mission's end.

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Ice Flow Animation

Ice Flow Animation

24 years of satellite data was animated.

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Polar Desert Island

Polar Desert Island

Ellesmere glaciers look like flowing batter.

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