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Botany, an Extreme Sport

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2019

Botany, an Extreme Sport

Climbing gear serving plant conservation.

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Chasing Water With Gabions

16

Apr

2019

Chasing Water With Gabions

An appropriate river restoration technology.

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With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

With the Stoke of a Pen, an update

In 2014, major marine preserves were created.

5 Dec 2017

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

Melting Tundra

Melting Tundra

Permafrost can explode.

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Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Launching Rocks, Building Mountains

Traveling by bus can be hazardous.

  • 1771
"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

"The Garden of Eden Is No More"

David Attenborough interviewed at Davos forum.

  • 301
Look & See

Look & See

A Portrait of Wendell Berry.

  • 1874
The Power of Empathy

The Power of Empathy

Animating empathy.

  • 2424
Archaeology from Space

Archaeology from Space

Rmote-sensing for finding lost cities.

  • 1649
George the Poet on Climate Change

George the Poet on Climate Change

A poet takes on climate change.

  • 1800
Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon is Watching

Poseidon watches his domain.

  • 1169
Interactive Earth

Interactive Earth

Mapping planetary changes.

  • 192
Dataset Earth

Dataset Earth

The Earth as a dataset.

  • 219
There Once Was A River

There Once Was A River

A case of 'river piracy'.

  • 1445
On To Mars

On To Mars

Buck Rogers back to space.

  • 211
Denying Science

Denying Science

Rejecting 'magic beans'.

  • 1246
What is Invisible?

What is Invisible?

Dealing with the invisible.

  • 800
Low-cost Reforestation

Low-cost Reforestation

Successful reforesation that 'works with nature'.

  • 265
When Big is Better

When Big is Better

Think 'big data'.

  • 3939
Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoration Ecology 101: Iceland

Restoring forests lost a 1000 years ago.

  • 1855
Once Extinct, Almost Extinct, Now Back

Once Extinct, Almost Extinct, Now Back

An animated story of de-extension.

  • 6072
New Years Flyby

New Years Flyby

A robotic explorer beyond the known frontier.

  • 241
Caving on Mars

Caving on Mars

Living underground on Mars.

  • 262
Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

  • 1418
12 Steps to Climate Sobriety

12 Steps to Climate Sobriety

A "12 Step" program for fossil fuel sobriety.

  • 2879
A Rover's Photo Album

A Rover's Photo Album

Martian geology seen by Curiosity. 

  • 202
A Frozen Crater Lake

A Frozen Crater Lake

A lake on Mars.

  • 230
A Grand Oasis in the Vastness of Space

A Grand Oasis in the Vastness of Space

A photograph that changed perceptions.

  • 418
Surf's Up, Way Up

Surf's Up, Way Up

Stay well back!

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Biogeography rules: odd things evolve on islands.

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Plant Intelligence

An understanding of intelligence in plants.

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Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

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