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Thar She Blows

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Thar She Blows

Another one of Iceland's unpronounceable volcanoes is preparing to erupt.
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Biomimicry & Light Bulbs

22

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2019

Biomimicry & Light Bulbs

Intelligent designs from nature.

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Replanting Corals

Replanting Corals

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

17 May 2017

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The Conservation Alliance

 

Tough Times for Bristlecones

Tough Times for Bristlecones

The trees may be reaching their limits.

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First a Theory, Now a Fact

First a Theory, Now a Fact

First black hole photographed.

  • 267
Echoes of Carl

Echoes of Carl

Carl Sagan coined the phrase, a pale blue dot.

  • 3779
Undersea Mountains

Undersea Mountains

Seamounts include volcanoes.

  • 5930
Hi, my name is Click, Whistle, Pop

Hi, my name is Click, Whistle, Pop

Dolphins recognize their own names.

  • 12013
Good News: Your Ancestor was a Jellyfish, not a Sponge

Good News: Your Ancestor was a Jellyfish, not a Sponge

New additions to the tree of life.

  • 4797
I Took The Road Less Traveled

I Took The Road Less Traveled

"I took the road less traveled", Robert Frost.

  • 3337
Animation Influencing Science

Animation Influencing Science

Researchers are using animation.

  • 1750
Bioluminescence, Weird & Wonderful Light

Bioluminescence, Weird & Wonderful Light

Luminous sea creatures.

  • 363
Combining Art & Science

Combining Art & Science

Two sides of creativity.

  • 301
Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing CO2 pollution in two minutes.

  • 4065
Building a Forest...quickly

Building a Forest...quickly

What if you could re-build a forest, quickly?

  • 9526
Plastic-eating Enzyme

Plastic-eating Enzyme

A plastic-eating bacteria was discovered.

  • 1275
A Super Bloom

A Super Bloom

California landscapes flower. 

  • 427
Ode to Mars

Ode to Mars

A planetary haiku for Poetry Day.

  • 262
Conserving, The Mother Load

Conserving, The Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

  • 2146
Animating Environmental Change

Animating Environmental Change

GIF's can tell important stories.

  • 1007
Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Here come the CubeSats.

  • 708
A Gift of Gratitude

A Gift of Gratitude

A gift of gratitude to share.

  • 1115
A Fungal Future

A Fungal Future

A natural alternative to plastic.

  • 1870
A Life in Translation

A Life in Translation

Can technology recover ancient wisdom?

  • 2015
Mars-copters

Mars-copters

A flying machine for Mars.

  • 726
Landforms & Walls

Landforms & Walls

Geomorphology complicates building walls.

  • 1773
Volcanoes 101

Volcanoes 101

A super-volcano lies under Yellowstone.

  • 905
Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

  • 3611
Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Phytoplankton as Green Machines

Micro-plants, oceans, and oxygen.

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