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Geology Mystery of the Day

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May

2013

Geology Mystery of the Day

A strange geologic structure in Africa so far defies explanation.
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2019

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External to What?

External to What?

Environmental externalities are now becoming central to how best to control carbon pollution.

10 Mar 2013

Video Highlights

 

The Conservation Alliance

 

InSight on Mars

InSight on Mars

InSight has landed!

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3D Corals Printed

3D Corals Printed

3D Printing for restoring corals.

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Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

  • 5698
My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

  • 6001
A New Tree of Life

A New Tree of Life

Where are you on the Tree of Life?

  • 2279
The Future is in Hydrogen...maybe

The Future is in Hydrogen...maybe

Potentially a renewable energy breakthrough.

  • 201
Forgotten Microbe Could Transform Medicine

Forgotten Microbe Could Transform Medicine

Phages may come to the rescue.

  • 196
Acid Lakes

Acid Lakes

No swimming in the lake.

  • 3261
Remembrance Poppies

Remembrance Poppies

Using poppies to remember.

  • 3427
Orion Rising

Orion Rising

The Greeks named the constellations.

  • 3487
Alpine Indicators

Alpine Indicators

Biological indicators are migrating uphill fast.

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Wood Wide Web

Wood Wide Web

Trees "talk" to each other.

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Animating Ice

Animating Ice

What would Greenland look without ice?

  • 3823
Time fo VOTE

Time fo VOTE

Time for you to Vote!

  • 213
Bison Restoration on National Bison Day

Bison Restoration on National Bison Day

A day to honor a national symbol.

  • 1338
Light Painting

Light Painting

Nature creates a 'light painting'.

  • 3182
Very Old and Very Alive

Very Old and Very Alive

How old is old?

  • 5822
Tropical Dry Forests

Tropical Dry Forests

Tropical dry forests in Latin America explained.

  • 5712
The Purple Plague

The Purple Plague

California's purple plague.

  • 172
Autumn From Space

Autumn From Space

Satellite views of Autumn.

  • 232
Sharks + Volcano = Sharkcano

Sharks + Volcano = Sharkcano

Volcano adapted sharks.

  • 1195
Pale Red Dot

Pale Red Dot

A CubSat's first photo.

  • 294
Trusting Scientists

Trusting Scientists

Scientists deserve more respect.

  • 1151
When a Chalk Dam Burst

When a Chalk Dam Burst

Brexit as a bursting dam.

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Michael's Rainfall

Michael's Rainfall

Hurricane data shown in animation.

  • 250
Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats

Here come the CubeSats.

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Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2 29 December 2018

Krakatoa Awakens, Update 2

Krakatau is again active.

Plant Intelligence

Plant Intelligence 17 December 2018

Plant Intelligence

An understanding of intelligence in plants.

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

Where Do Good Ideas Come From? 24 November 2018

Where Do Good Ideas Come From?

A storyteller suggests an answer.

My Life As A Turkey

My Life As A Turkey 21 November 2018

My Life As A Turkey

A true turkey story for Thanksgiving.

Rewilding

Rewilding 4 September 2018

Rewilding

A 'silent spring' could become a 'wild summer' 

Conserving, the Mother Load

Conserving, the Mother Load 26 June 2018

Conserving, the Mother Load

Avoiding another Dust Bowl.

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