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Ode to Mars

21

Mar

2019

Ode to Mars

A planetary haiku for Poetry Day.

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Conserving, The Mother Load

19

Mar

2019

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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A Million Taxis

A Million Taxis

You ever sit in a giant traffic jam, alone, in freeway that has become a parking lot, boxed in by cars flatulating noxious fumes, your only...

5 Apr 2013

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The Conservation Alliance

 

A Polar Vortex Descends

A Polar Vortex Descends

Another extreme weather event.

  • 212
Arctic Greening

Arctic Greening

The Arctic is greening, and fast.

  • 1678
Melting Tundra

Melting Tundra

Permafrost can explode.

  • 1647
Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Traveling by bus can be hazardous.

  • 1728
"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

David Attenborough interviewed at Davos forum.

  • 241
Look & See

Look & See

A Portrait of Wendell Berry.

  • 1799
The Power of Empathy

The Power of Empathy

Animating empathy.

  • 2368
Archaeology from Space

Archaeology from Space

Rmote-sensing for finding lost cities.

  • 1614
George the Poet on Climate Change

George the Poet on Climate Change

A poet takes on climate change.

  • 1761
Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon watches his domain.

  • 1106
Interactive Earth

Interactive Earth

Mapping planetary changes.

  • 156
Dataset Earth

Dataset Earth

The Earth as a dataset.

  • 177
There Once Was A River

There Once Was A River

A case of 'river piracy'.

  • 1379
On To Mars

On To Mars

Buck Rogers back to space.

  • 167
Denying Science

Denying Science

Rejecting 'magic beans'.

  • 1200
What is Invisible?

What is Invisible?

Dealing with the invisible.

  • 752
Low-cost Reforestation

Low-cost Reforestation

Successful reforesation that 'works with nature'.

  • 216
When Big is Better

When Big is Better

Think 'big data'.

  • 3889
Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoring forests lost a 1000 years ago.

  • 1769
Once Extinct, Almost Extinct, Now Back

Once Extinct, Almost Extinct, Now Back

An animated story of de-extension.

  • 5999
New Years Flyby

New Years Flyby

A robotic explorer beyond the known frontier.

  • 196

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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

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.

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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