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Ode to Mars

21

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2019

Ode to Mars

A planetary haiku for Poetry Day.

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Conserving, The Mother Load

19

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2019

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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Rescue Beetles

Rescue Beetles

It's easy to miss a plague of green while being amazed by canyon walls and class 5 rapids on the Colorado River.

15 Jul 2014

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The Conservation Alliance

 

Tuesday for Giving

Tuesday for Giving

3 Suggestions for Giving Tuesday

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Cancun's Underwater Museum

Cancun's Underwater Museum

The sculptor Jason DeCaires Taylor created a unique museum combining art and science in an undersea display.

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How the Military Fights Climate Change

How the Military Fights Climate Change

The military are proactive on climate change.

  • 744
Stories to Change 'Apocalypse Fatigue' into Action

Stories to Change 'Apocalypse Fatigue' into Action

Moving away from cliamte fatigue into action.

  • 825
Trees Before Rain

Trees Before Rain

Which came first: trees or rain?

  • 1036
A 'Medicane' Forms

A 'Medicane' Forms

A medicane heads toward Italy and Greece.

  • 713
Elon Musk on Solving the Climate Crisis

Elon Musk on Solving the Climate Crisis

Incentives to solve climate change.

  • 877
India's 'gas chamber' smog

India's 'gas chamber' smog

Toxic smog covers north India.

  • 742
Why Wildfires Are Now Bigger

Why Wildfires Are Now Bigger

Ecology, forests, and megafires.

  • 759
Curing Blindness

Curing Blindness

Can blindness anywhere be eliminated?

  • 770
Restoration by Crowdfunding

Restoration by Crowdfunding

A rare fish is restored and the ecological recovery is a good lesson.

  • 974
OMG Scans Greenland Glaciers

OMG Scans Greenland Glaciers

Scanning Greenland's ice dynamics.

  • 795
Compassion and other creatures

Compassion and other creatures

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

  • 4086
Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

Efficiency, efficiency, & more efficiency!

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

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A Brewing Storm

A Brewing Storm

Climate change is already affecting growers of coffee.

  • 1870
Conservatives and Conservation

Conservatives and Conservation

 

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

 

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

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

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

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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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