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Why Do Societies Collapse?

27

Feb

2019

Why Do Societies Collapse?

Jared Diamond sees patterns in collapsing societies.

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Apollo 11 by Moonlight

20

Jul

2019

Apollo 11 by Moonlight

'One small step' 50 years ago and also a giant leap!

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Coral Reef Update, 3

Coral Reef Update, 3

Explaining the biology and consequences of coral bleaching.

18 Mar 2017

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Falling Water

Falling Water

Animating a waterfall.

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Carl Safina: What are animals thinking?

Carl Safina: What are animals thinking?

A new perspective on animal intelligence.

  • 2136
The Habitable Zone

The Habitable Zone

What's required for habitability?

  • 83
Iceland Is Blooming

Iceland Is Blooming

Phytoplankton in full "bloom".

  • 84
The Oldest Living Things

The Oldest Living Things

A list of ancient life.

  • 1918
Bad Barry

Bad Barry

Slow-moving Barry could produce a torrent of water.

  • 111
Talking Trees

Talking Trees

Translating chemical ecology

  • 1126
River Restoration and the Market

River Restoration and the Market

River restoration is both economically and ecologically important.

  • 2370
Bobbing Boulders

Bobbing Boulders

Building landforms is a continuous process.

  • 1817
Plant Trees

Plant Trees

Planting tress as a climate change solution.

  • 157
Fighting 'Superbugs' with Physics

Fighting 'Superbugs' with Physics

Radiological research could have a solution.

  • 134
On The Roof Of The World

On The Roof Of The World

Airglow over Tibet.

  • 3919
Solving the Climate Crisis

Solving the Climate Crisis

Elon Musk has some ideas.

  • 1190
The New North

The New North

The fastest warming place.

  • 113
Trees Before Rain

Trees Before Rain

Which came first?

  • 1428
Protecting Tapirs

Protecting Tapirs

Tapirs face many threats.

  • 3408
Advice To A Young Scientist

Advice To A Young Scientist

We still need you!

  • 1251
The Methane Mystery

The Methane Mystery

A mystery gas on Mars!

  • 152
Advances in CO2 Capture

Advances in CO2 Capture

Commercial CO2 capturre technology advances.

  • 183
With The Eyes Of A Kid

With The Eyes Of A Kid

Serendipity happens if you pay attention.

  • 950
Conservation of Giraffes

Conservation of Giraffes

White giraffe as wildlife icon.

  • 1306
Vanishing Birds

Vanishing Birds

Hawaii's birds are declining fast.

  • 2241
Greenland Sea Ice

Greenland Sea Ice

Dramatic melting image.

  • 166
An Age of Wonder

An Age of Wonder

A CRISPR revolution is here.

  • 245
Climbing Center Dedicated

Climbing Center Dedicated

Khumbu Climbing Center opens.

  • 213
Rocks at Rest

Rocks at Rest

Imagine being a rock.

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Portland replaces coal with intelligence.

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

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Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

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Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rules: odd things evolve on islands.

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Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

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Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

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