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Bottled Arctic Notes

15

Dec

2017

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

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Be Nice To Nerds

13

Dec

2017

Be Nice To Nerds

Exploring DARPA's creative research approach.

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Nature Isn't Nice

Nature Isn't Nice

By Reilly Capps
A deadly slide on Everest shows, once again, that nature isn't going to pamper us. 

18 Apr 2014

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Bottled Arctic Notes

Bottled Arctic Notes 15 December 2017

Bottled Arctic Notes

A bottled note tossed to the waves recovered years later.

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars 7 December 2017

Bloody Falls, Dry Valleys, & Mars

The Dry Valleys are one of the strangest environments on Earth.

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update 5 December 2017

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

In 2014, major marine preserves were created.

Think Green

Think Green 2 December 2017

Think Green

It's important to Think Green during this white time of year.

Volcano May Explode, a timeline update

Volcano May Explode, a timeline update 30 November 2017

Volcano May Explode, a timeline update

Bali's Mount Agung could erupt any time.

Rewilding

Rewilding 27 November 2017

Rewilding

or how a 'silent spring' could turn into a 'wild summer' 

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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