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Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead?

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May

2017

Is The Great Barrier Reef Dead?

An analysis of coral bleaching news.

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Projects That Matter

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May

2017

Projects That Matter

Conservation successes happen one project at a time.

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95% Certain

95% Certain

The latest IPCC report on climate change states that humans are the cause of global temperature increases with 95% certainty.

27 Sep 2013

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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.

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance 25 June 2015

Explorer to present at The Conservation Alliance

Eric Larsen will present his The Last North expedition to an outdoor/conservation audience in Utah..

Compassionate Turtles

Compassionate Turtles 24 June 2015

Compassionate Turtles

Behavior that would be considered compassionate in humans is also observed in animals.

Which Came First, The Chicken or the Egg?

Finally, a simple answer. The egg.
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If You Were an Owl...

If you were an owl, you could rotate your head 360 degrees. Investigators at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigated the structure of an owls neck bones, muscles, and blood vessels to see how this was possible. Here's the video presented by Science Friday: I wouldn't give it a try! WHB
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Airbags on the Outside

By Reilly Capps The category is: all-time stupid ideas. Vaulting ahead of screen doors on submarines, ultralight flights with Melissa McCarthy, raising your dog to sic on command, if the command is "nice doggy," and dating Hawaiians off Twitter, comes "airbags on the outside of cars." Somehow a Dutch company has done it. A few are taking it seriously. The Dutch government gave a million euros toward developing the idea. Weed is legal in Holland. The following video is mostly worth ...
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