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Dark Continents Beneath Us

17

May

2019

Dark Continents Beneath Us

There are 'lost worlds' underground.

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Fire & Ice

16

May

2019

Fire & Ice

Visual artists tell powerful environmental stories.

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When is Green not a Good Thing?

When is Green not a Good Thing?

When is "green" a bad thing? Answer: When it comes from toxic algae.

4 Aug 2014

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

A 'Medicane' Forms

A 'Medicane' Forms

A medicane heads toward Italy and Greece.

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Elon Musk on Solving the Climate Crisis

Elon Musk on Solving the Climate Crisis

Incentives to solve climate change.

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India's 'gas chamber' smog

India's 'gas chamber' smog

Toxic smog covers north India.

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Why Wildfires Are Now Bigger

Why Wildfires Are Now Bigger

Ecology, forests, and megafires.

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Curing Blindness

Curing Blindness

Can blindness anywhere be eliminated?

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Restoration by Crowdfunding

Restoration by Crowdfunding

A rare fish is restored and the ecological recovery is a good lesson.

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OMG Scans Greenland Glaciers

OMG Scans Greenland Glaciers

Scanning Greenland's ice dynamics.

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Compassion and other creatures

Compassion and other creatures

Compassion is considered a trait uniquely human but we should make it more inclusive.

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A Brewing Storm

A Brewing Storm

Climate change is already affecting growers of coffee.

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Conservatives and Conservation

Conservatives and Conservation

 

Republican presidents from Theodore Roosevelt, to Richard Nixon, through George W. Bush left good environmental accomplishments.

 

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Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

Re-seeding Reefs...one polyp at a time

One way to restore coral reefs could require re-seeding with transplanted corals.

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Whales & Drones

Whales & Drones

Remotely controlled drones provide a quiet way to track animal behavior.

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Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Crazy Engineering: the Gecko Gripper

Robotic engineers at JPL are turning to bio-mimicry and using a gecko as their design guide.

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Tsunami Invaders

Tsunami Invaders

Invasive species raft across the ocean.

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Deforestation and 'Dirty Chocolate'

Deforestation and 'Dirty Chocolate'

Avoiding 'dirty chocolate'.

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Mars in VR

Mars in VR

Mars as if you were there.

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Sounds of Space-Time Merging

Sounds of Space-Time Merging

An audio recording 130 million years old.

  • 975
What's Under All That Ice?

What's Under All That Ice?

Remote sensing is producing a revolution in glaciology.

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Observing Neutron Stars Collide

Observing Neutron Stars Collide

For the first time, neutron stars were detected colliding.

  • 833
Sand Kitty

Sand Kitty

Desert sand kittens on video.

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Smoke from Space

Smoke from Space

Viewing smoke and fires from space.

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Wine Country Burning

Wine Country Burning

California's wine country is on fire.

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Growing Food Intelligence

Growing Food Intelligence

Re-imaging a new food production future.

  • 832
Australia Fries in Record Heatwave

Australia Fries in Record Heatwave

Australian summer temperatures reached extreme levels.

  • 942
With The Eyes Of A Kid

With The Eyes Of A Kid

Serendipity happens if you pay attention.

  • 731
What Gravitational Waves Mean

What Gravitational Waves Mean

Gravitational waves and a Nobel Prize.

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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

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Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

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