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Look & See

22

Jan

2019

Look & See

A Portrait of Wendell Berry.

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The Power of Empathy

21

Jan

2019

The Power of Empathy

Animating empathy.

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Archive Highlights

Bottled Arctic Notes

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

15 Dec 2017

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The Conservation Alliance

 

12 Steps to Climate Sobriety

12 Steps to Climate Sobriety

A "12 Step" program for fossil fuel sobriety.

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A Rover's Photo Album

A Rover's Photo Album

Martian geology seen by Curiosity. 

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A Frozen Crater Lake

A Frozen Crater Lake

A lake on Mars.

  • 89
A Grand Oasis in the Vastness of Space

A Grand Oasis in the Vastness of Space

A photograph that changed perceptions.

  • 204
Surf's Up, Way Up

Surf's Up, Way Up

Stay well back!

  • 117
Rare Bird Rediscovered

Rare Bird Rediscovered

Rediscovered cloud forest species.

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Plant Intelligence

Plant Intelligence

An understanding of intelligence in plants.

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Plant of the Month

Plant of the Month

An occasional series of botanical treats.

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Life on Mars, 2020

Life on Mars, 2020

A new Mars rover will search for past life.

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Arctic Report Card

Arctic Report Card

Arctic changes make records again.

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Goodbye Voyager 2

Goodbye Voyager 2

Voyager 2 enters interstellar space

  • 121
A Volcano & Climate Change

A Volcano & Climate Change

A Canadian volcano re-awakens.

  • 117
Australia's Solar Battery Success

Australia's Solar Battery Success

Tesla battery saved $40million in 1st year.

  • 124
Breakthrough Energy

Breakthrough Energy

Funding renewable energy breakthroughs.

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Cryosphere Explorers

Cryosphere Explorers

Glaciers and sea level rise.

  • 126
Curiosity 360

Curiosity 360

A panorama on Mars

  • 128
Curious George

Curious George

Like humans, whales are curious.

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Tannins Producing Art

Tannins Producing Art

Space images as abstract art.

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InSight on Mars

InSight on Mars

InSight has landed!

  • 141
3D Corals Printed

3D Corals Printed

3D Printing for restoring corals.

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Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

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My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

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A New Tree of Life

A New Tree of Life

Where are you on the Tree of Life?

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The Future is in Hydrogen...maybe

The Future is in Hydrogen...maybe

Potentially a renewable energy breakthrough.

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Forgotten Microbe Could Transform Medicine

Forgotten Microbe Could Transform Medicine

Phages may come to the rescue.

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Acid Lakes

Acid Lakes

No swimming in the lake.

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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.

Rewilding

Rewilding 4 September 2018

Rewilding

A 'silent spring' could become a 'wild summer' 

Conserving, the Mother Load

Conserving, the Mother Load 26 June 2018

Conserving, the Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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