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Cephalopod Week

23

Jun

2017

Cephalopod Week

Time to celebrate octopi.

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Melting, Inside Out

22

Jun

2017

Melting, Inside Out

A new glacial melting mechanism is found.

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Irony Alert: Plants Used in Herbal Remedies Cause Cancer

By Reilly Capps Plants that have been used by Chinese medicine men for centuries as a natural way to cure arthritis and other disease actually...

14 Aug 2013

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The Colours of Australia are Fading

The Colours of Australia are Fading 2 June 2017

The Colours of Australia are Fading

Major changes have occurred recently to Australian forests.

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Super Coral...a Super Hero? 26 May 2017

Super Coral...a Super Hero?

Heat-tolerant corals may help reef restoration.

Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals 17 May 2017

Replanting Corals

Some people are taking positive action today to reverse the damage caused by climate change and building resilience for tomorrow.

A Monumental President

A Monumental President 16 May 2017

A Monumental President

Two new national monuments were designated.

Coral Reef Update, 3

Coral Reef Update, 3 18 March 2017

Coral Reef Update, 3

Explaining the biology and consequences of coral bleaching.

Supporting Environmental Work

Supporting Environmental Work 1 April 2016

Supporting Environmental Work

April campaign to We Keep it Wild and support The Conservation Alliance.

Crazy Talk on GMOs

Crazy Talk on GMOs

What is with all the crazy talk on genetically modified foods? 
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HOW TO TEACH LITTLE HOMIE ABOUT SEX

HOW TO TEACH LITTLE HOMIE ABOUT SEX

Guest writer @Bill_Nye_tho weighs in on sexual education.
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How Impossible It Is To Get Lost

How Impossible It Is To Get Lost

The frontiers and goals of travel have changed. It is no longer particularly interesting to simply go to a place -- humans have been everywhere on Earth, physically, explored nearly every nook and cranny. 
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An Arctic Blast and the Jet Stream Blues

An Arctic Blast and the Jet Stream Blues

A visualization of frigid Arctic air currently moving south has been produced by NOAA. It may also provide insight on potential changes in the jet stream.
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Hopeful in Palau

Hopeful in Palau

Palau corals may be helping the future in ways unexpected. They are surviving acidity that would kill other reefs.
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Using quantum mechanics, Google and NASA are inventing computers so powerful, so capable of figuring so much stuff out that scientists don't even know what question to ask them. 
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