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The Habitable Zone

16

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2019

The Habitable Zone

What's required for habitability?

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Iceland Is Blooming

15

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2019

Iceland Is Blooming

Phytoplankton in full "bloom".

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Fishing for Plastic

Fishing for Plastic

It takes garbage to make a boat.

5 Mar 2019

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The Conservation Alliance

 

Art from Space

Art from Space

Photography is an essential tool of exploration.

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Intelligent Designers

Intelligent Designers

Portland replaces coal with intelligence.

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George Saunders on Kindness

George Saunders on Kindness

Kindness is a trait everyone should try to practice.

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Selfies Can Be Amazing

Selfies Can Be Amazing

Selfies can be amazing.

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10 Ideas for any Earth Day

10 Ideas for any Earth Day

Every day should be Earth Day!

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Earth Day, Every Day

Earth Day, Every Day

Earth Day 2019

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Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Efficiency, Efficiency, & Efficiency!

Energy efficiency is the 'name of the game'.

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Botany, an Extreme Sport

Botany, an Extreme Sport

Climbing gear serving plant conservation.

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Chasing Water With Gabions

Chasing Water With Gabions

An appropriate river restoration technology.

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Lost & Found Worlds

Lost & Found Worlds

Biogeography rules: odd things evolve on islands.

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Cane Toad Horrors

Cane Toad Horrors

'Frankentoads' of the amphibian world.

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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.

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Echoes of Carl

Echoes of Carl

Carl Sagan coined the phrase, a pale blue dot.

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Undersea Mountains

Undersea Mountains

Seamounts include volcanoes.

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Hi, my name is Click, Whistle, Pop

Hi, my name is Click, Whistle, Pop

Dolphins recognize their own names.

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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.

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I Took The Road Less Traveled

I Took The Road Less Traveled

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

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Animation Influencing Science

Animation Influencing Science

Researchers are using animation.

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Bioluminescence, Weird & Wonderful Light

Bioluminescence, Weird & Wonderful Light

Luminous sea creatures.

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Combining Art & Science

Combining Art & Science

Two sides of creativity.

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Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing the Climate Crisis

Fixing CO2 pollution in two minutes.

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Building a Forest...quickly

Building a Forest...quickly

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

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Plastic-eating Enzyme

Plastic-eating Enzyme

A plastic-eating bacteria was discovered.

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A Super Bloom

A Super Bloom

California landscapes flower. 

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Ode to Mars

Ode to Mars

A planetary haiku for Poetry Day.

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