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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Trees Before Rain

17

Nov

2017

Trees Before Rain

Which came first: trees or rain?

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A 'Medicane' Forms

15

Nov

2017

A 'Medicane' Forms

A medicane heads toward Italy and Greece.

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The Conservation Alliance

Archive Highlights

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.

4 Nov 2017

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.

Ice Age Deglaciation

Ice Age Deglaciation

The end of the Ice Age has been reconstructed.

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Ecology Restored One Tree At A Time

Ecology Restored One Tree At A Time

Ecological restoration made easy, a playbook.

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Happiness, Gorilla-style

Happiness, Gorilla-style

Gorilla as 'happy camper'!

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Cephalopod Week

Cephalopod Week

Time to celebrate octopi.

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Melting, Inside Out

Melting, Inside Out

A new glacial melting mechanism is found.

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Fog

Fog

Fog is really important.

  • 319
CO2 & Climate Animated

CO2 & Climate Animated

Visualizing climate change.

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Super Hot

Super Hot

An extreme heat anomaly covers California and the western US.

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California Faultlines

California Faultlines

California's geologic faultlines as seen from space.

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Rains in Antarctica

Rains in Antarctica

It has rained in Antarctica, a polar desert.

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Mud Creek Slide

Mud Creek Slide

The California coastline just increased in size.

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Photographing Endangered Cultures

Photographing Endangered Cultures

Photography as a tool for cultural preservation.

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A Tale of Two Glaciers

A Tale of Two Glaciers

Glaciers are climate change barometers.

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Art & Science

Art & Science

Artists and scientists at work.

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Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon watches over his ocean domains.

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21st Century Energy

21st Century Energy

Intelligent designers and their 21st Century energy solutions.

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Juno & El Greco

Juno & El Greco

Polar animation from Jupiter.

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World Environment Day

World Environment Day

World Environment Day should be celebrated every day.

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Rocks at Rest

Rocks at Rest

Imagine being a resting rock.

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'Next Gen' Environmentalist

'Next Gen' Environmentalist

Where are the next environmentalists?

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The Colours of Australia are Fading

The Colours of Australia are Fading

Major changes have occurred recently to Australian forests.

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The Greening Arctic

The Greening Arctic

The Arctic is becoming far greener and very fast.

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