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Geology Mystery of the Day

19

May

2013

Geology Mystery of the Day

A strange geologic structure in Africa so far defies explanation.
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An Age of Wonder

16

Jun

2019

An Age of Wonder

A CRISPR revolution is here.

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Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia shows how to apply sustainability in business practice.

31 Dec 2017

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The Conservation Alliance

 

Compassion for Creation

Compassion for Creation

2 spiritual leaders have spoken loudly about the environment.

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Turtle Cams

Turtle Cams

Digital technology can help wildlife conservation.

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Prom Beauties

Prom Beauties

Australian natural beauties preserved.

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Kilauea Eruption From Space

Kilauea Eruption From Space

Infrared imaging of lava from space.

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Tibet and the Power of Photography

Tibet and the Power of Photography

With 75,000 images a photographer can tell a story.

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Canyoneering in Antarctica

Canyoneering in Antarctica

Canyons buried under the Antarctic Icecap.

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Tree Huggers

Tree Huggers

Thermography shows why Koalas hug trees.

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A Long Drive

A Long Drive

Reflections of an earlier time and place.

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Artifical Photosysnthesis

Artifical Photosysnthesis

If artificial photosynthesis works, hydrogen could be a big energy source.

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Saving Darwin's Finches

Saving Darwin's Finches

What does it take to save a species?

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Khumbu update, Conrad Anker

Khumbu update, Conrad Anker

Climbing center progress report.

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The Weight of Mountains

The Weight of Mountains

The process that creates and destroys mountains is fascinating.

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ExoGeysers Confirmed

ExoGeysers Confirmed

Europa exploration is now on a 'fast track'.

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A Mother's Day Remembrance

A Mother's Day Remembrance

A greeting from space.

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California Goes Solar

California Goes Solar

California leads again into the 21st Century.

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Taming the Beast

Taming the Beast

Domesticating a wild fox takes years.

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Vanilla

Vanilla

Ice Cream and cyclones don't mix.

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Off To Mars

Off To Mars

InSight Lander and CubeSats launched.

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Robo-mussel To The Rescue

Robo-mussel To The Rescue

Robots are becoming essential ecology tools.

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Io's Active Geology

Io's Active Geology

Continuous events reshape Io.

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Maps Are Beautiful

Maps Are Beautiful

American rivers are visualized by GIS software.

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ExoMars and the Trace Gas Orbiter

ExoMars and the Trace Gas Orbiter

Searching for exobiology on Mars.

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Pollination, Plants, and the Art of Survival

Pollination, Plants, and the Art of Survival

Flower pollination is captured in HD video.

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World Penguin Day

World Penguin Day

A day to celebrate an iconic bird.

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China's Tidal River

China's Tidal River

Qiantang River and a big surge.

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Want Sustainable Designs? ...think Biomimicry

Want Sustainable Designs? ...think Biomimicry

Biomimicry offers endless ideas for sustainable design.

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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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