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Geology Mystery of the Day

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May

2013

Geology Mystery of the Day

A strange geologic structure in Africa so far defies explanation.
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Animating Environmental Change

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2019

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

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My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

21 Nov 2018

Video Highlights

 

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Juno Delivers, Again!

Juno Delivers, Again!

Viewing data from Juno's mission to Jupiter.

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GOES-17 Launched

GOES-17 Launched

GOES-17 goes into orbit.

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Bombed Out

Bombed Out

Super-storm bombs East Coast.

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Resilience Mapping

Resilience Mapping

Preparing communities for climate change.

  • 1850
Tumbler in Paradise

Tumbler in Paradise

Earthquakes driving geological and biological diversity.

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Mysteries on the Ocean Floor

Mysteries on the Ocean Floor

New discoveries on undersea mountains.

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River Restoration and the Market

River Restoration and the Market

River restoration is both economically and ecologically important.

  • 1994
Crossing Boundaries

Crossing Boundaries

Biodiversity boundaries are being crossed.

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Wild Temperatures

Wild Temperatures

It's now above freezing in the Arctic winter.

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Bobbing Boulders

Bobbing Boulders

Building landforms is a continuous process.

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Reverence

Reverence

A Sierra Nevada meditation.

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Plant of the Month: Rhododendrons

Plant of the Month: Rhododendrons

Rhodies are the 'plant of the month'.

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Mud Flow Event

Mud Flow Event

The Grand Staircase can be both awesome and deadly.

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Solar Trackers

Solar Trackers

Sunflowers as solar tracking experts.

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Teaching Science via Virtual Labs

Teaching Science via Virtual Labs

Storytelling, virtual labs, and 'big data' for science education.

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New Plastics Economy

New Plastics Economy

A more sustainable economy is envisioned.

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EPIC Views of Earth

EPIC Views of Earth

A 1-year photo-animation of Earth.

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Nature Rx: Your Brain on Nature

Nature Rx: Your Brain on Nature

Things about your brain 'on nature'.

  • 1860
Mediterranean Duststorm

Mediterranean Duststorm

Dust could produce rain.

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A Supervolcano Erupts

A Supervolcano Erupts

Video of an eruption.

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21st Century Space Travel Is Here

21st Century Space Travel Is Here

Elon Musk drives to Mars!

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Meet the Jerboa

Meet the Jerboa

A critter looking like a tiny, hopping dinosaur.

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George the Poet Takes on Climate Change

George the Poet Takes on Climate Change

Rapping on climate change.

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Curiosity Panorama

Curiosity Panorama

The Curiosity Rover keeps returning stunning Martian images.

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Empathy and the Environment

Empathy and the Environment

Empathy and the environment are intertwined.

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Remember The Wild

Remember The Wild

Remembering nature one project at a time.

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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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