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A journal of science, thought, and action.

Solar Trackers

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Feb

2018

Solar Trackers

Sunflowers as solar tracking experts.

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Teaching Science via Virtual Labs

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Feb

2018

Teaching Science via Virtual Labs

Storytelling, virtual labs, and 'big data' for science education.

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The Conservation Alliance

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Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rule #1: odd things evolve on islands.

29 Oct 2013

Video Highlights

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Environmental Art

Environmental Art 15 January 2018

Environmental Art

Creating paintings with natue connections.

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia and Sustainability 31 December 2017

Patagonia and Sustainability

Patagonia shows how to apply sustainability in business practice.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Where Good Ideas Come From 22 December 2017

Where Good Ideas Come From

A clever storyteller suggests an answer.

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.

One Big Rock

One Big Rock

215 million years ago an asteroid 3 miles in diameter slammed into what is now Quebec. The crater is still visible from space.
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21st Century Enlightenment

21st Century Enlightenment

The RSA invited the food commentator, Michael Pollan to answer the existential question: "can "have your cake and eat it to?" Watch the video!
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Winter -- an Ode

Winter -- an Ode

If climate change does away with our winters, some will rejoice. But not me. 

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Island Dreaming

Island Dreaming

During the dark days of winter, most people think of tropical isles. Four photos show why.
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Rainbow Eclipses

Rainbow Eclipses

A NASA space observatory viewed an eclipse of the Sun lasting over two hours and in a rainbow of colors.
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