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May

2019

World Turtle Day

A day to learn about turtles and tortoises.

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22

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2019

Biomimicry & Light Bulbs

Intelligent designs from nature.

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High School chemistry & biology

High School chemistry & biology

Some parts of climate change science and the consequences of increased CO2 in the atmosphere are  explained with high school textbooks.

23 Feb 2015

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing CO2 pollution in two minutes.

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Building a Forest...quickly

Building a Forest...quickly

What if you could re-build a forest, quickly?

  • 9526
Plastic-eating Enzyme

Plastic-eating Enzyme

A plastic-eating bacteria was discovered.

  • 1275
A Super Bloom

A Super Bloom

California landscapes flower. 

  • 425
Ode to Mars

Ode to Mars

A planetary haiku for Poetry Day.

  • 261
Conserving, The Mother Load

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

  • 2144
Animating Environmental Change

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

  • 1007
Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Here come the CubeSats.

  • 708
A Gift of Gratitude

A Gift of Gratitude

A gift of gratitude to share.

  • 1115
A Fungal Future

A Fungal Future

A natural alternative to plastic.

  • 1868
A Life in Translation

A Life in Translation

Can technology recover ancient wisdom?

  • 2014
Mars-copters

Mars-copters

A flying machine for Mars.

  • 726
Landforms & Walls

Landforms & Walls

Geomorphology complicates building walls.

  • 1773
Volcanoes 101

Volcanoes 101

A super-volcano lies under Yellowstone.

  • 905
Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

  • 3610
Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Micro-plants, oceans, and oxygen.

  • 252
Polar Plunge 2.0

Polar Plunge 2.0

Arctic temperatures plunge into the US again.

  • 264
Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Endangered Species...Individual Actions

Individuals involved directly in species conservation.

  • 1145

Recent Archive Highlights

Intelligent Designers

Intelligent Designers 27 April 2019

Intelligent Designers

Portland replaces coal with intelligence.

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency! 21 April 2019

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds 14 April 2019

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rules: odd things evolve on islands.

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.

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